ERIC Number: ED046438
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Oct-31
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A Review of the Availability of Primary Scientific and Technical Documents within the United States, Volume II. Final Report.
Wood, James L.
Volume II of a three-volume report on the availability of primary scientific and technical documents within the U.S. presents the detailed methodology and findings of the study. The design is presented under nine headings: (1) literature survey, (2) data-base design, (3) establishing data collection points, (4) review of objectives and statement of questions, (5) data collection, (6) design of reports for data analysis, (7) systems design and programming, (8) data conversion and file building, and (9) data analysis and report preparation. Conclusions are presented on availability of scientific and technical serials and conference proceedings volumes, interlibrary loan effectiveness, the need for document back-up resources, and applicability of the results of this review. Volume I (LI 002 454) contains a summary of the objectives and results of the study, and Volume III (LI 002 456) contains the bibliography and appendixes. (AB)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: American Chemical Society, Columbus, OH. Chemical Abstracts Service.