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ERIC Number: EJ541526
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-8231
The Origins of Information Science and the International Institute of Bibliography/International Federation for Information and Documentation (FID).
Rayward, W. Boyd
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v48 n4 p289-300 Apr 1997
Discussion of the historical background of information science and documentation focuses on Paul Otlet and the creation of the International Institute of Bibliography which later became the FID (International Federation for Information and Documentation). Topics include systems and organizational arrangements, the monographic principle, multimedia, microfilm, and virtual reality. (LRW)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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