ERIC Number: ED145850
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-May
Reference Count: 0
How to Obtain Information in Different Fields of Science and Technology--A User's Guide.
North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Neuilly-sur-Seine (France). Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development.
This user guide is comprised of the text of a series of lectures designed to establish an understanding of available data resources in several scientific and technological areas. Presentations of general information on this subject and more detailed examples of specific scientific, medical, and governmental systems are included. The following papers are presented: Present Knowledge Domain of Scientists and Technologists, Anthony Debons; Generation, Use and Transfer of Information, Allen Kent; International Medical Information Systems, George-E. Unger; Federal Information Systems, Fred S. Dyer; The NASA Regional Dissemination Center, Edmond Howie; International Information Systems for Physical Scientists, Charles K. Bauer; and Environmental Information Systems, Marta L. Dosa. (KP)
Descriptors: Databases, Environmental Research, Federal Government, Information Seeking, Information Services, Information Sources, Information Systems, International Organizations, Medical Research, Resource Materials, Sciences, Technology
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA, Langley Field, Virginia 23365, Attn: Report Distribution and Storage Unit.
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Neuilly-sur-Seine (France). Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development.