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ERIC Number: ED260729
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Thesaurus/Glossary System. User's Guide. Improved Systems for Managing the Control of Paperwork.
Hurley, Jeanne S.; And Others
Intended primarily for the use of NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) staff, this document contains installation-specific information for the Thesaurus/Glossary computer system as installed at the HEW (Health, Education and Welfare) Data Management Center. The first of three sections provides an overview of system objectives, terminology usage, system concept, implementation, classification schedules update, thesaurus update, adding new source term occurrences, source term update, definition update, report printing, and additional references. The second section provides practical information on: how to update the classification schedules, thesaurus, source term file, and definitions; how to add new source term occurrences; how to protect the data base; and how to print formal reports. The final section covers system maintenance including updates, source term edit and entry, and the various print indices and reports. Appendices provide sample reports, transaction formats, error messages, procedure listings, Mark IV file names and tables, transaction definition index, file definitions/transaction definitions, request groups, and source codes. (THC)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Education Statistics (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Higher Education Management Systems, Boulder, CO.