ERIC Number: ED116650
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
A Manual for Computerized Information Retrieval. Learning Activity Packet.
This individualized learning manual deals with the mechanics of information retrieval of the ERIC files, using the RIC program of North Dakota. The material covered includes formulating a basic search strategy, identifying major concepts, the mechanics of computer searching, and the unique properties of the ERIC system. Each discussion contains illustrations and examples as well as a summary of important points. The appendix includes 19 worksheets, 15 answer sheets, a listing of the national dissemination coordinators, a listing of the 16 ERIC Clearinghouses, a glossary, and 1 page bibliography. The manual is designed to be used in conjunction with the media kit, "ERIC: What It Is, How To Use It," and the pamphlet, "What Is the Question? A Guide for Search Negotiation." (NR)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka.