ERIC Number: ED055822
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jan-29
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Environment Information ACCESS, Volume 1 Number 1.
Environment Information Center, New York, NY.
Access is an indexing, abstracting, and information retrieval service that covers published and non-print information on environmental pollution, conservation, and related fields. It provides an overview of the environmental reporting of more than 1000 scholarly, scientific, industrial, technical, and general periodicals and major newspapers; important environmental radio and television programming, films and filmstrips, books, corporate publications, and major conference publications. Introductory pages explain the Access system, the Ecology Forum, and significant information appearing in the issue. The Main Entry section contains document abstracts related to: air pollution, chemical and biological contamination, energy, environmental action, environmental design, food, international aspects, land use and misuse, noise pollution, non-renewable resources, oceans and estuaries, population planning and control, radiological contamination, recreation, renewable resources, solid wastes, transportation, water pollution, weather modification and geophysical change, and wildlife. A special segment in this issue reviews current and past references and citations focusing on mercury pollution. Additional sections deal with reviews of recent books in enviromental subject areas; reviews and previews of environmental programs appearing on national network television; current conferences; and subject, industry, and author indexes. (BL)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Environment, Indexes, Information Dissemination, Information Science, Natural Resources, Periodicals, Pollution, Reference Materials
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Authoring Institution: Environment Information Center, New York, NY.