This monograph presents some insight into the interests, responsibilities and difficulties of persons who are concerned with unpublished reports, and, indeed, with any source of technical information. It also describes cataloguing procedures for both unpublished and published reports.
Part I: Introduction 1. Material 2. Production of Reports 3. Sources and Acquisition 4. Report Processing and Abstracting 5. Subject Analysis and Information Retrieval 6. Announcement 7. Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI), Other Services and User Needs 8. Photo- and Microcopying 9. Mechanization 10. Security, Storage and Weeding 11. Organization and Management 12. Conclusion Part II: Introduction 13. The Origins of Reports and How to Find Them 14. Editing, Producing and Numbering Reports 15. Cataloguing, Classification, Indexing and Dissemination 16. Storage and Security Control