Historical Information Science: An Emerging Unidiscipline
Historical Information Science is an extensive review and bibliographic essay, backed by almost 6,000 citations, detailing developments in information technology since the advent of personal computers and the convergence of several social science and humanities disciplines in historical computing. Its focus is on the access, preservation, and analysis of historical information (primarily in electronic form) and the relationships between new methodology and instructional media, techniques, and research trends in library special collections, digital libraries, data archives, and museums.
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Foundations and Definitions
Origins and Developments
History of Information Science and Technology
Electronic Records and Archives
New Historicism and Unidisciplinary History
Historical Information Science Issues
The Future of the Past
Information Technology IT Development Timeline
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