ERIC Number: EJ491448
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Standards for Indexing: Revising the American National Standard Guidelines Z39.4.
Anderson, James D.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v45 n8 p628-36 Sep 1994
Discusses standards as tools to promote compatibility and improve practice, the role of research versus expert opinion in creating standards, and the changing scope of indexing standards. The current draft of the NISO (National Information Standards Organization) American Standard Guidelines for Indexes in Information Retrieval (Z39.4) is described. (Contains 16 references.) (KRN)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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