Accession Number : ADD095252

Title :   National Standard Reference Data System. Plan of Operation,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL STANDARD REFERENCE DATA SYSTEM

Personal Author(s) : Brady, Edward L ; Wallenstein, Merrill B

Report Date : 30 Dec 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 179

Abstract : In June 1963 the National Bureau of Standards was assigned the responsibility by the President's Office of Science and Technology of administering a government-wide program to promote and coordinate systematic data compilation and evaluation activities in all fields of the physical sciences. This government-wide program has been called the National Standard Reference Data System. The present report describes the background of this program and the mode of approach adopted by the management of the National Bureau of Standards in fulfilling its responsibility.

Descriptors :   *INFORMATION PROCESSING, *DATA MANAGEMENT, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, INFORMATION TRANSFER, USER NEEDS, MANAGEMENT, PLANNING, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, POLICIES, PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE