ERIC Number: ED459779
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
The Institute of Public Administration's Document Center: From Paper to Electronic Records--A Full Image Government Documents Database.
Al-Zahrani, Rashed S.
Since its establishment in 1960, the Institute of Public Administration (IPA) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia has had responsibility for documenting Saudi administrative literature, the official publications of Saudi Arabia, and the literature of regional and international organizations through establishment of the Document Center in 1961. This paper presents the experience of the IPA in the documentation of administrative information. Highlights include: the objectives of the Document Center; users of the center; administrative sections; the collection; and stages of information technology developments, including features of the Nomo and Nomo II information retrieval system. (MES)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Government Libraries, Government Publications, Information Retrieval, Information Systems, Library Collections, Library Role, Library Services, Systems Development, Users (Information)
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Saudi Arabia