ERIC Number: ED163990
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Bibliographic Services in Education: A Survey and Analysis of Secondary Services in the United Kingdom.
Hounsell, Dai; And Others
The results of a survey are reported in two parts: (1) the compilation of an annotated inventory of recurrent secondary services in education produced in the United Kingdom--abstracting, indexing, and current awareness services; and (2) detailed analyses of the important characteristics of timelag, coverage, physical format, and entry format in the four principal services--British Education Index, Research into Higher Education Abstracts, Sociology of Education Abstracts, and Technical Education Abstracts. (Author/MBR)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Comparative Analysis, Directories, Education, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods, Foreign Countries, Graphs, Indexes, Information Services, Periodicals, Selective Dissemination of Information, Surveys, Tables (Data)
Centre for Educational Research and Development, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YL England (1.50 British pounds)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: British Library, London (England). Research and Development Dept.
Authoring Institution: Lancaster Univ. (England). Centre for Educational Research and Development.
Identifiers: United Kingdom
Note: Report to the British Library Research and Development Department on Project SI/CT/011; Bibliography and some appendices illegible ; Reproduced from best copy available