ERIC Number: ED104327
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Review of Information Science and Technology. Volume Nine, 1974.
Cuadra, Carlos A., Ed.; And Others
Descriptions and appraisals of significant recent trends and developments in the field of information science are presented. The individual chapters deal with the following topics: (1) information needs and uses, (2) design and evaluation of information systems, (3) an economist's view of information, (4) document description and representation, (5) library automation, (6) library and information networks, (7) uses of machine-readable data bases, (8) document retrieval systems and techniques, (9) the management of libraries and information centers, and (10) the copyright issue. Among the major themes considered are the rapid advances being made in on-line systems and their implications for future networks of libraries and other information services. (DGC)
Descriptors: Databases, Documentation, Economics, Education, Information Needs, Information Networks, Information Retrieval, Information Science, Information Services, Information Systems, Information Utilization, Library Automation, Library Cooperation, Library Technical Processes, Literature Reviews, Online Systems, State of the Art Reviews, Technology
American Society for Information Science, 1155 16th Street, N.W., Suite 210, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($22.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Society for Information Science, Washington, DC.