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Geoscience after IT: Part A. Defining Information Technology, its significance in geoscience, and the aims of this publication

Loudon, T.V.. 2000 Geoscience after IT: Part A. Defining Information Technology, its significance in geoscience, and the aims of this publication. Computers & Geosciences, 26 (3, Sup). A1-A3. 10.1016/S0098-3004(00)00036-4

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Abstract/Summary

Information technology deals with tools for handling information, notably computers and networks. It brings benefits such as more efficient and rigorous formulation and expression of ideas, and wider sharing and integration of knowledge. This review should help practicing geoscientists and students to gain a broader understanding of these changes and form a view on future trends.

Item Type: Publication - Article
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.1016/S0098-3004(00)00036-4
Programmes: BGS Programmes > Information Systems Development
ISSN: 0098-3004
Additional Keywords: Information technology, metainformation
NORA Subject Terms: Computer Science
Earth Sciences
Data and Information
Date made live: 19 Mar 2008 15:30
URI: http://nora.nerc.ac.uk/id/eprint/2396

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