Accession Number:

AD0735754

Title:

Extra-Library Information Programs in Selected Federal Agencies

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-09-21

Pagination or Media Count:

109.0

Abstract:

Information programs of seven Federal agencies were studied in order to determine how and why extra-library information storage, analysis, and retrieval systems have been established determine the place of information systems within the total structure determine functional, organizational, and operational relationships identify the common and unique functions of libraries and extra-library systems provide recommendations, guidance, and conclusions. The agencies studied are National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Division of Scientific and Technical Information National Standard Reference Data System National Clearinghouse for Mental Health Information Pesticides Information Center of the National Agriculture Library Plastics Technical Evaluation Center of the Picatinny Arsenal and Redstone Scientific Information Center.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE