ERIC Number: ED155041
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Federal Scientific and Technical Communication Activities, 1976.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Information.
The purpose of this annual report is to provide the managers of scientific and technical information programs with an overview of information related developments in the federal government. Other individuals concerned with information needs of their organizations may also find this publication useful. Descriptions of over 60 programs engaged in various information handling activities are provided. Federal agency scientific and technical information activities listed include those from the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Defense, Health, Education and Welfare (HEW), Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Justice, State, Transportation, the Environmental Protection Agency, Government Printing Office, and the Library of Congress. Under each agency, the information processing and dissemination programs of the various bureaus, offices, and administrations are described. A glossary of acronyms, a list of persons associated with the program described, and a general index are appended. (MR)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Federal Government, Information Centers, Information Dissemination, Information Processing, Information Science, Information Services, Information Systems, Program Descriptions, Sciences, Technology
National Technical Information Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, Virginia 22151 ($6.50 paper, $3.00 microfiche)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Information.
Note: For related document, see ED 127 927; Contains small print