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Nellie Barbara Eales: Francis Joseph Cole and Nellie Barbara Eales wrote "The History of Comparative Anatomy: A Statistical Analysis of the Literature" (1917). This is probably the first to give a description of a literature using publication counts and utilizing graphic illustration to them by year and country. 2012-J-P-III-Q-62.

Nicholas J. Belkin: Nicholas J. Belkin is a professor at the School of Communication and Information at Rutgers University. Belkin is best known for his work on human-centered Information Retrieval and the hypothesis of Anomalous State of Knowledge (ASK) put in the article "Anomalous states of knowledge as a basis for information retrieval" (1980). 2013-J-P-III-Q-14, 2015-J-P-II-Q-30

Nihar Ranjan Ray: The Department of Culture, Union Government of India and the State Government of Maharashtra set up The Joint Committee for Reorganisation of the Asiatic Society, Bombay and the Central Library, Bombay to examine the needs and requirements of Asiatic Society, Bombay and the Central Library, Town Hall, Bombay and to look into their financial problems. The Report was prepared under the Chairmanship of Professor Nihar Ranjan Ray in the 1976-77.

Nine E. Browne: Nine E. Browne was the Liberian Bureau in Boston and served as the secretary of the publishing board of the American Library Association. He devised the Browne Issue System. In this system, when a book was borrowed the librarian took one of the reader's borrowing cards and removed the book's own card.

Norbert Wiener: Norbert Wiener (November 26, 1894 – March 18, 1964) was an American mathematician and philosopher. Wiener is considered the originator of cybernetics, a formalization of the notion of feedback, with implications for engineering, systems control, computer science, biology, neuroscience, philosophy, and the organization of society in the book "Cybernetics, Or Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine"  (1948). 2014-J-P-III-Q-51

Norman Dalkey: The Delphi method was invented by Olaf Helmer and Norman Dalkey of the Rand Corporation in the 1950s for the purpose of addressing a specific military problem. 2014-D-P-II-Q-9

Badan BarmanDr. Badan Barman at present working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University, Guwahati-781014, Assam, India. He is the creator of the LIS Links ( - India’s most popular social networking website for Library and Information Science professionals. He also created the Open Access Journals Search Engine (OAJSE) (, UGC NET Guide (, Assam Archive ( and LIS Study ( website.

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