The use of external services in a small research information department

M.A. Simkins (Head of Research Information, Smith Kline & French Laboratories Ltd, Welwyn Garden City)

Aslib Proceedings

ISSN: 0001-253X

Publication date: 1 January 1973

Abstract

It is part of the responsibility of an information department to decide which of the available external abstracting and indexing services it, and the scientists it serves, should use. I propose in this paper to attempt to analyse the choices which must be made and to draw attention to the questions which each user must ask. In most cases I am not able to supply satisfactory answers, but I hope that other people may do so.

Citation

Simkins, M. (1973), "The use of external services in a small research information department", Aslib Proceedings, Vol. 25 No. 1, pp. 22-26. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb050390

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1973, MCB UP Limited

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