ERIC Number: ED161430
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
A Chart Book of Indicators of Scientific and Technical Communication in the United States.
King, Donald W.; And Others
A total of 27 figures is used to display information about (1) a scientific and technical (S&T) information transfer model, (2) United States S&T communication costs, and (3) U.S. S&T literature items. Figures dealing with communication costs include such variables as function, number of scientists or engineers, literature media, current and constant dollars, and process and control share of S&T communication costs. Figures dealing with S&T literature items give information on such variables as number of literature media types, prices in current and constant dollars, distribution, and number of subscriptions. (CMV)
Descriptors: Charts, Communications, Costs, Information Dissemination, Literature, Models, Research Reports, Scientific Research
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 038-000-00360-7, $2.40)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation. Washington, DC. Div. of Information Science and Technology.