ERIC Number: ED050835
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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Recreation and Leisure Information Systems: Status and Priorities.
van der Smissen, Betty, Comp.; And Others
This publication documents the initial phase for development of an exchange system for information and data germane to recreation and leisure time. Section I includes proceedings from the National Recreation and Park Literature Retrieval Consultation, wherein retrieval and dissemination, the status of recreation and park information systems, the need for a computerized bibliographic retrieval system, operating systems, and directions for the future are discussed. Section II contains proceedings from the Recreation, Environment and Leisure Information Systems Exchange (REALISE) session, which examined practical applications of REALISE, the International Center for Documentation in Leisure, and the outdoor recreation thesaurus. Section III contains proceedings from Leisure/Recreation Information Dialogue; Section IV gives a legislative review of bills designed to create a National Environmental Data System; and Section V lists resources on information systems. (AN)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Conference Reports, Environmental Education, Information Dissemination, Information Retrieval, Leisure Time, Management Systems, Recreation, Thesauri
National Recreation and Park Association, 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006 ($2.00)
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Authoring Institution: National Recreation and Park Association, Arlington, VA.