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Information Processing

Scope Note: 
Acquisition, storage, and manipulation of information so that it appears in a useful form (Note: Prior to Mar80, this term was not scoped and was sometimes used instead of "Cognitive Processes" or "Data Processing" for psychological or machine processing of information -- use a more specific term if possible)
Category: Information/Communications Systems
Broader Terms
Information Services
Narrower Terms
Data Collection
Data Processing
Information Retrieval
Information Storage
Word Processing
Related Terms
Character Recognition
Feedback (Response)
Information Dissemination
Information Science
Information Science Education
Information Systems
Information Technology
Information Theory
Information Transfer
Knowledge Representation
Pattern Recognition
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966