SPECIAL LIBRARIES AND INFORMATION SERVICES IN INDIA AND IN THE U.S.A.
RUTGERS - THE STATE UNIV NEW BRUNSWICK NJ GRADUATE SCHOOL OF LIBRARY SERVICE
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Part I of the report traces the development of science and the development of library, bibliographic, and information services in India. Comprehensive reports are included on the Indian National Scientific Documentation Centre INSDOC, the Defence Scientific Information Centre DESIDOC, documentation activities in the social sciences, and the education and research programs in library science and documentation. Part II describes the operations of several principal public and private information facilities in the U. S. and traces some of the mechanization activities in U. S. libraries. Except for a few experimental programs, Indian information processing activities are manual and are conducted by special libraries. Author
- Information Science