ERIC Number: ED046420
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Experimental Information Officer in the Social Sciences, Report on Work Carried Out in 1969.
Bath Univ. of Technology (England). Univ. Library.
The Office for Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) responded to the need for additional data about the sorts of information social scientists want and use, and to assess the value of a personalized information service to social scientists in an academic environment by supporting an experimental information officer in the social sciences for a period of two years. This report describes the results in detail, and includes the following chapters: (1) Introduction, (2) The Information Service at Bath University, (3) Operation of the Current Awareness Service to Bristol, (4) The Operation of the Information Services, (5) Brief Review of Selective Dissemination of Information and Current Awareness Services, (6) Social Scientists' Information Habits and the Effect of the Information Service and (7) Future Work. (MF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office for Scientific and Technical Information, London (England).
Authoring Institution: Bath Univ. of Technology (England). Univ. Library.