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)00036-4Before downloading, please read NORA policies.
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|
|Additional Keywords:||Information technology, metainformation|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Computer Science
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|Date made live:||19 Mar 2008 15:30|
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