Proposal for a National Library for the Environment


Entry_ID: GCRIO 258 GCRIO_Inventory: 3 Entry_Title: Proposal for a National Library for the Environment Document_Author: None Agency_Name: Committee for the National Institute for the Environment Start_Date: 1993-00-00
Group: Summary
Audience_Interest_Guide: Government
Audience_Interest_Guide: Research Community
Audience_Interest_Guide: Education
Audience_Interest_Guide: Libraries
Audience_Interest_Guide: Media
Audience_Interest_Guide: Science Institutes

The mission of the National Library for the Environment(NLE) would be to
to improve the availability of, and access to, environmental information.
The NLE would be a component of the National Institute for the
Environment, a proposed Federal agency designed to improve the scientific
basis for making decisions on environmental issues.
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Group: Data_Center
Data_Center_Name: Committee for the National Institute for the Environment
Dataset_ID: Same as Entry_Title
Group: Data_Center_Contact
Last_Name: None
First_Name: None
Email: None
Phone: (202) 628-4303
Fax: (202) 628-4311
Group: Address
Committee for the National Institute for the Environment
730 11th St. NW
Washington, DC, 20001-4521
End_Group
End_Group
End_Group
Storage_Medium: 9 pages of printed matter
Parameter: None
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Atmospheric Sciences
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Earth Science
Discipline: Life Sciences > Environmental Science
Discipline: Life Sciences > Ecology
Discipline: Life Sciences > Human Ecology
Discipline: Life Sciences > Administrative Sciences > Public Administration
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Communications
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Education
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Public Policy
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Public Health > Environmental Health
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Telecommunications
Discipline: Multidisciplinary Sciences > Earth Science
Discipline: Multidisciplinary Sciences > Information Science
Location: North America > United States
Keyword: information services
Keyword: electronic libraries
Keyword: communications network
Keyword: information technology
Keyword: data sets
Keyword: public access
Keyword: CNIE>Committee for the National Institute for the Environment
Keyword: information centers
Keyword: environmental research
Keyword: citizen action
Keyword: public interest groups
Keyword: gateway
Keyword: online information
Keyword: national library
Keyword: decision making
Keyword: environmental information infrastructure