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1Weisgerber, D.W.: Chemical Abstracts Service Chemical Registry System : history, scope, and impacts.
In: Journal of the American Society for Information Science. 48(1997) no.4, S.349-360.
Abstract: The Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Chemical Registry System is a computer-based system the uniqely identifies chemical substances on the basis of their molecular structures. Describes the histroy, scope, and applications of the CAS Registry System. Begun originally in 1965 to support indexing for Chemical Abstracts, the Registry System now serves not only as a support system for identifying substances within CAS oprations, but also as an international resource for chemical substance identification for scientists, industry, and regulatory bodies. The CAS Registry File is the largest file of substance information in the world, containing structures and names for more than 15 million substances. It has become the worldwide authority for chemical substances identification information
Anmerkung: Contribution to part 1 of a 2 part series on the history of documentation and information science
Objekt: Chemical Abstracts Registry System
2Weisgerber, D.W.: Interdisciplinary searching : problems and suggested remedies. A report from the ICSTI Group on interdisciplinary searching.
In: Journal of documentation. 49(1993) no.3, S.231-254.
Abstract: A report from the ICSTI group on a project to identify, and describe problems of interdisciplinary searching and to propose remedies and solutions. The project: gathered the relevant information through a questionnaire addressed to database builders, online system vendor, search intermediaries and end users; analyzed and organized the input and presented a report. 6 categories of problems were discussed: coverage and technical content of the database, bibliographic information, textual content, numeric data, file organization and interdisciplibary searching on multiple hosts. Make recommendations for possible remedies