Accession Number:

ADA031705

Title:

Defence Scientific Information - The User-Provider Interface.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION SERVICE OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

This paper discusses the role and functions of the Information Scientist, a prime provider of scientific and technical information STI, in the Department of National Defence. The functions described are a The interface between the Information Scientist and the user b the handling of incoming documents c retrospective searching d current awareness or SDI services e the validation of requests for documents and f the distribution of documents. Procedures and channels for ordering documents from DSIS are also given.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE