ERIC Number: ED331498
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-May
Reference Count: N/A
Database Management: Building, Changing and Using Databases. Collected Papers and Abstracts of the Mid-Year Meeting of the American Society for Information Science (15th, Portland, Oregon, May 1986).
American Society for Information Science, Washington, DC.
This document contains abstracts of papers on database design and management which were presented at the 1986 mid-year meeting of the American Society for Information Science (ASIS). Topics considered include: knowledge representation in a bilingual art history database; proprietary database design; relational database design; in-house databases; alternate indexing schemes; Diselector, a diesel engine database; end user-created databases; database management system selection; the Department of Defense Gateway Information System; technical staff needed for database management system maintenance and enhancement; integrating database management into the library school curriculum; optical disk databases; remote database use and management; use of citation counts for faculty evaluation; development of a research and development tracking system; hypermapping; a biotechnology knowledge-based system; design and implementation of an automated correspondence program; database use in management; document and data retrieval; design of a menu-driven user interface for the ERIC database; library databases; and information retrieval system design. (EW)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Society for Information Science, Washington, DC.
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