Accession Number:

AD0869857

Title:

Query Formulation and Encoding

Descriptive Note:

Status rept. Dec 1967-Apr 1970

Corporate Author:

PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-04-30

Pagination or Media Count:

188.0

Abstract:

The document is intended to serve as a users guide in formulating and encoding queries addressed to the model operational CIDS. The report summarizes the overall process of retrieval from a users standpoint, and discusses the efficient use of each of the various components of the search system. Numerous illustrations of queries encoded on the standard coding form are provided, along with explanations of the strategy employed in each search. The command language for inputting and processing queries from the teletype is included as an appendix.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE