ERIC Number: ED050794
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Feb
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An Introduction to Information Retrieval.
International Business Machines Corp., White Plains, NY. Data Processing Div.
The ways in which digital computers can be used in information storage and retrieval are presented in the language of the nonspecialist. Indexing methods, file organization, and search strategies are discussed and a brief bibliography containing 30 IBM publications is given. The manual is intended as a first reader for those interested in the broad aspects of data banks and mechanized libraries. (Author/NH)
Descriptors: Automation, Computer Programs, Data Processing, Databases, Digital Computers, Guides, Indexing, Information Retrieval, Information Storage, Information Systems, Libraries, Library Automation, Search Strategies
IBM Branch Offices ($.90)
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Authoring Institution: International Business Machines Corp., White Plains, NY. Data Processing Div.
Note: Data Processing Application