ERIC Number: ED226481
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Constructing a Data Base: Perspectives, Principles and Practice.
Joplin, Alan L.
The information needed for informed decision making and planning by institutions of higher education can be made available through the establishment of carefully constructed databases. This handbook outlines the characteristics of databases, the needs databases meet, the key factors around which they must be organized, the advantages they offer, and essential guidelines, design principles, and processes for database construction. (PGD)
Descriptors: Data Analysis, Data Collection, Databases, Decision Making, Higher Education, Information Processing, Information Systems, Planning
Alan L. Joplin, 3106 Evans, Saint Louis, MO 63106 ($3.50 plus $1.00 postage).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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