ERIC Number: ED171285
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Mar-6
Reference Count: 0
Dissemination of Educational Information Through the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC).
Chesley, Robert E.
Intended to present information about the activities and use of the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) system that are available through the ERIC clearinghouses, this report briefly describes the variety of activities, methods, and services that are employed in the dissemination of the system's educational information. After a short background description, specific sections deal with the following topics: standing order customers; acquisition and selection of documents; Resources in Education (RIE); Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE); information analysis products; activities with professional associations; workshops; user services; journal articles; information bulletins; computer searching; information centers; and technical assistance activities. The report concludes with an identification of the many changes that have taken place in the system within the past two years, as well as with a list of some of the studies or activities for system improvement that are under way or scheduled for implementation in the near future. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Resources Information Center (DHEW), Washington, DC.