Guidelines for the implementation of an open source information system

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This work was initially performed for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to help with the Open Source Task of the 93 + 2 Initiative; however, the information should be of interest to anyone working with open sources. The authors cover all aspects of an open source information system (OSIS) including, for example, identifying relevant sources, understanding copyright issues, and making information available to analysts. They foresee this document as a reference point that implementors of a system could augment for their particular needs. The primary organization of this document focuses on specific aspects, or components, of an OSIS; they ... continued below

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Doak, J. & Howell, J.A. August 1, 1995.

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This work was initially performed for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to help with the Open Source Task of the 93 + 2 Initiative; however, the information should be of interest to anyone working with open sources. The authors cover all aspects of an open source information system (OSIS) including, for example, identifying relevant sources, understanding copyright issues, and making information available to analysts. They foresee this document as a reference point that implementors of a system could augment for their particular needs. The primary organization of this document focuses on specific aspects, or components, of an OSIS; they describe each component and often make specific recommendations for its implementation. This document also contains a section discussing the process of collecting open source data and a section containing miscellaneous information. The appendix contains a listing of various providers, producers, and databases that the authors have come across in their research.

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  • Other Information: PBD: Aug 1995

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  • Other: DE95016687
  • Report No.: LA--12998-MS
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • DOI: 10.2172/95276 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 95276
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc792297

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Doak, J. & Howell, J.A. Guidelines for the implementation of an open source information system, report, August 1, 1995; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc792297/: accessed September 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.