ERIC Number: ED040721
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Fundamentals of Special Librarianship and Documentation.
Mukherjee, Ajit Kumar
Emphasis in this manual is placed on the changing pattern of librarianship, and deals with the fundamental principles and functions of the special library as well as an over-view of the techniques of documentation and information storage and retrieval. Chapters covered include: (1) Modern Librarianship and Contemporary Culture; (2) Special Libraries, Definition, Characteristics and Collections; (3) Organization, Storage and Filing of Special Library Materials; (4) Information Service in Special Libraries; (5) The Information Problem; (6) Documentation, Its Definitions, Facets and General Theory; (7) Abstracting and Classification of Documents; (8) Information Storage and Retrieval; (9) Indexing and Information Retrieval on Traditional Methods; (10) Techniques of Information Retrieval and the Use of Punched Cards; (11) Mechanized Retrieval Devices, Facts, Fads and Foibles; (12) Documentation Lists; (13) Patterns of Information Grid; (14) Repography; (15) Scientific and Technical Translation and (16) Library and Documentation. (MF)
Descriptors: Documentation, Librarians, Library Education, Library Schools, Library Science, Library Technical Processes, Professional Education, Special Libraries
IASLIC, Albert Hall, 15 Bankim Chatterjee Street, Calcutta 12. ($6.00)
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Authoring Institution: Indian Society of Special Libraries and Information Centers, Calcutta.