ERIC Number: ED125891
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines on the Conduct of a National Inventory of Scientific and Technological Information and Documentation Facilities.
Presented are guidelines for the methodology of inventory assessment and suggestions of the type of scientific and technological information and documentation facilities to be included or omitted from the survey. The technique of tracing and contacting the selected facilities is presented in tabular form. Examples of useful byproducts which can be generated from the survey are suggested, and techniques of keeping the inventory up-to-date are discussed. Six appendices include a detailed questionnaire for manual and machine processing with extensive coding instruction. A list of 25 bibliographic references is cited. (Author/EB)
Descriptors: Documentation, Guidelines, Information Processing, Information Sources, Information Systems, Sciences, Technology
Division of Scientific and Technological Documentation and Information, UNESCO, 7, Place de Fontenoy, 75700 Paris, France (free)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Note: Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document