ERIC Number: ED045163
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-May
Reference Count: 0
The Value of Technical Information to National and Industrial Economic Development in Britain.
Institute of Information Scientists, London (England).
The primary purpose of the Conference was to emphasize the value of technical information to leaders of British industries by relating the use of technical information to economic development, showing that there are weaknesses in the collection and use of technical information, trying to cost these failings, and indicating some of the remedial measures. The report includes papers entitled: "Scientific Information and Economic Success,""Weaknesses in the Flow of Information. What Do They Cost?,""Economic Success: the Contribution of the Information Scientist," and "The Literature of Science and Technology: Putting System into Searches." The ensuing discussion and the Chairman's Summary are included. (AB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of Information Scientists, London (England).
Identifiers: Great Britain
Note: A report on the proceedings of a Conference held in the Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool on 3rd March, 1969