ERIC Number: ED118136
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
CLOSSS: A Machine Readable Data Base of Social Science Serials, Progress Report, 1971-1972. Working Paper No. 8.
Roberts, S. A.; Bradshaw, R. G.
Deisgn of Information Systems in the Social Sciences (DISISS) is a research project conducted to describe the main characteristics of the literature of the social sciences using bibliometric techniques. A comprehensive machine readable file of social science serials was developed which is called CLOSSS (Check List of Social Science Serials). Data collection, data format procedures, editing and coding serials data, file creation, and analysis of the data base are all necessary operations for construction of a machine-readable file of bibliographical data. Data collection sheets, classification and coding procedures and labels are appended along with a diagram of main components of a CLOSSS record. (CH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bath Univ. of Technology (England). Univ. Library.
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)