Overview of content related to 'agris' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/7414/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=charles%20oppenheim&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Book Review: The History and Heritage of Scientific and Technological Information Systems http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue46/oppenheim-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue46/oppenheim-rvw#author1">Charles Oppenheim</a> takes a look at this series of personal and researched historical analyses of the history of computerised information retrieval systems, and finds it makes fascinating reading if you are interested in such things.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This 420-page paperback includes the papers of a 2002 conference on the history of information retrieval systems. It comprises 33 contributed papers (with remarkably little overlap), together with details about the contributors and an excellent index. The papers are organised in five broad sections - interdisciplinary perspectives, organising and managing information, chemical informatics, national developments and developments in international systems (such as INIS and AGRIS).</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue46/oppenheim-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue46 review charles oppenheim loughborough university agris information retrieval research search technology Wed, 08 Feb 2006 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1218 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk