Emphasis for the second conference on the history of information science systems was on scientific and technical information systems in the period from the Second World War up through the early 1990s. These proceedings present the papers of historians of science and technology, information scientists, and scientists in other fields on a wide range of topics: informatics in chemistry; biology and medicine; information developments in multinational, industrial, and military settings; biographical studies of pioneering individuals; and the transformation of information systems and formats in the twentieth century.These conclusions should not make us fatalistic but rather should encourage greater professionalism as information ... This did not make him a professor or the inventor of microdot technology, and Hoover should have known better than toanbsp;...
|Title||:||The History and Heritage of Scientific and Technological Information Systems|
|Author||:||W. Boyd Rayward, Mary Ellen Bowden|
|Publisher||:||Information Today, Inc. - 2004-01-01|