Information Today & Tomorrow
ISSN 0971-7102

Vol. 20  No. 4   December 2001

Wish you all
a very happy, fruitful and prosperous
New Year 2002


Editorial Committee 

Dr. A. Lahiri 
Adviser (NISSAT
Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR)
New Delhi-110 016 

Ms. S. Ravindran 
DSIR, New Delhi-110 016 

Mr. B.G. Sunder Singh 
DSIR, New Delhi-110 016 

Ms. Kamini S. Mishra 
DSIR, New Delhi-110 016 

Mr. B.N. Sarkar 
DSIR, New Delhi-110 016 

Mr. Vimal Kumar Varun 
DSIR, New Delhi-110 016 

Mr. S. Subba Rao
Central Leather Research Institute

Editor: Prof. BK Sen

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2001 DSIR, New Delhi.

Cover Design: Sumedha Shivnani, New Delhi.


Be Smart

Indian Scientiifc Literacture in Science Citation Index:
A Report

Mapping Agricultural Research in India:
A Profile based on CAB Abstracts 1998

Life Sciences Research in India:
A Profile based on BIOSIS 1998

Status of Mathematics Research in India in 1990 and 1994:
An Analysis based on MathSci

R U on Internet:
Scientometrics and Allied Disciplies - Resources

New Initiatives of NISSAT

Call for Proposals on Annual Publication and Database on Bibliometric Indicators of Indian Science

Call for Proposals on ICT Impact Studies

an opportunity for Budding Artists ...

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INFORMATION TODAY & TOMORROW, published quarterly, is the official organ of NISSAT and aims at disseminating information concerning its programmes, activities and achievements as also of the various centres functioning under NISSAT. Additionally, it attempts to project major developments in the field of information science at the national and international levels.

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