Accession Number : ADM000764

Title :   DTIC Thesaurus on Diskette without Runtime (Computer Diskette).

Corporate Author : DEFENSE TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA

Report Date : OCT 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : File characteristics: Textfile; ASCII Character set. Physical description: 1 computer diskettes; 3 1/2 in.; high density; 1.44MB. System requirements: PC Compatible; Windows; DOS. The DTIC Thesaurus provides a basic multidisciplinary subject term vocabulary used by DTIC to index and retrieve scientific and technical information from its various databases and to aid DTIC's users in their information storage and retrieval operations. System capabilities of the diskette version include: posting term, user reference, and hierarchy search and display; posting term search by any word within the full term (KWOC listing); posting term and use reference search by truncated entry of the beginning characters of the first word(s) of the term; two drill-down expansions within thesaurus displays; and meaningful 'not found' messages displayed and retained on search screens

Descriptors :   *MAGNETIC DISKS, *THESAURI, *INDEX TERMS, TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTERS, HIGH DENSITY, COMPUTER FILES, INSTALLATION, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, SEARCHING, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, DATA DISPLAYS, HIERARCHIES.

Subject Categories : Recording and Playback Devices
      Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE