ERIC Number: ED102932
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
First European Congress on Documentation Systems and Networks. Luxembourg, 16th, 17th and 18th May 1973.
Commission des Communautes Europeennes (Luxembourg).
The conference proceedings contained in this document include invited papers, transcripts of discussions following those papers, and the reports of topical committees that met during the three day conference held in Luxembourg, May 1973. The focus of the conference was on the design and use of information retrieval and data base systems in various European contexts. Specific topics included (1) collection and indexing problems involved with the INSPEC data base, (2) data processing problems during photocomposition of Food Science and Technology Abstracts, (3) a system of sectoral user networks, (4) the ASSASSIN system: local retrieval needs and intercompany networks, (5) a comparative study of terminal user techniques in four European countries on a large common on-line interactive information retrieval system, (6) CAB--an agricultural information network, (7) fundamental aspects of financing information centers, (8) current trends in making information centers self-supporting, (9) S.D.I.: A Second Generation?!. (DGC)
Descriptors: Computer Programs, Conference Reports, Costs, Databases, Documentation, Financial Support, Information Centers, Information Networks, Information Processing, Information Retrieval, Information Systems, Networks, Photocomposition, Use Studies
Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Boite postale 1003, Luxembourg (300 Belgian Francs)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission des Communautes Europeennes (Luxembourg).