ERIC Number: ED092095
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Information for Science and Technology: The International Scene.
The international exchange of technical information is discussed in relation to U.S. information policy since World War II. Facets of military needs and policies and the involvement of interested agencies (Department of State, Library of Congress, National Science Foundation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Atomic Energy Commission, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, etc.) are described. The freedom of information concept is covered, as are the evolution of international cooperative information exchange and the technical information needs of developing nations. There are extensive references and a list of acronyms. (LS)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Federal Programs, Foreign Policy, Information Dissemination, Information Needs, International Programs, State of the Art Reviews, Technical Assistance
Publications Office, 249 Armory Building, Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois 61820 ($5.00 yearly subscription of at least 5 papers; single papers $1.00 prepaid, $2.00 if billed)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Graduate School of Library Science.