ERIC Number: ED041590
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jul
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Handling of Nuclear Information; Proceedings of the Symposium... Organized by the International Atomic Energy Agency, and Held in Vienna, 16-20 February 1970.
International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna (Austria).
An international nuclear information system (INIS) which applies computer techniques to the management of the world's nuclear literature is about to come into operation. This prompted the International Atomic Energy Agency to hold a symposium to provide a comprehensive review of the facilities and services available in the world for providing information to nuclear scientists and engineers. The symposium was attended by 168 participants from 31 countries and 12 international organizations. A total of 57 papers was presented. The broad subjects covered by the nine sessions are: (1) national and institutional information centers; (2) specialized information centers; (3) information services: manual, mechanized and computerized; (4) information services: computerized (contd.); (5) primary publications; (6) secondary publications; (7) nuclear libraries and services; (8) indexing methods and systems and (9) world-wide cooperation in scientific information. English language abstracts are provides for all of the papers. The sessions chairmen, list of participants and an author index are also included. (NH)
Descriptors: Computer Programs, Data Processing, Documentation, Indexing, Information Centers, Information Services, Information Systems, International Programs, Nuclear Physics, Publications, Special Libraries
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Authoring Institution: International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna (Austria).
Identifiers: International Nuclear Information System