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ERIC Number: EJ595448
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-8231
Information Science in 2010: A Loughborough University View.
Summers, Ron; Oppenheim, Charles; Meadows, Jack; McKnight, Cliff; Kinnell, Margaret
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v50 n12 p1153-62 Oct 1999
Presents issues relating to the future direction of information science. Investigates the history and scientific basis of information science. Discusses the change from its genesis as an academic discipline in the 1950s to its practitioner base in the 1990s. Concludes that information science will make a significant contribution to other disciplines, presenting many opportunities and challenges. Contains 48 references. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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