Management Documentation Services

Management Decision

ISSN: 0025-1747

Publication date: 1 January 1974

Abstract

This article is concerned with services providing information about management (e.g. personnel practices, the use of management techniques) rather than the broader area of information for management. The manager's need for information services is examined by reference to actual enquiries put by managers in their daily work. The present state of documentation services (e.g. books, periodicals, abstracting and indexing services, guides to research) is examined, together with the various kinds of libraries providing information services on management. Finally, reasons for the non‐use of existing services by managers are examined and suggestions are made for the removal of these obstacles.

Citation

Bakewell, K.G.B. (1974), "Management Documentation Services", Management Decision, Vol. 12 No. 1, pp. 65-74. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb001040

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1974, MCB UP Limited

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