Accession Number:

ADA309771

Title:

Information Analysis Centers in the Department of Defense. Revision

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTER ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

159.0

Abstract:

The Department of Defense Information Analysis CentersIACs have been assisting the research, development, and engineering efforts of the defense community for over forty years by analyzing, repackaging, and disseminating highly technical information in specialized subject areas to a select community. An overview of the IACs is presented, including an analysis of the IAC concept, followed by a brief history of the DoD IACs and an examination of some of the issues of concern to DoD IACs. IACs are not without their problems nevertheless, they continue to have a significant role in the transfer of scientific and technical information.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE