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Title: CLIS (CRIMINALISTICS LABORATORY INFORMATION SYSTEM), V 1 - IDENTIFICATION OF USER NEEDS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: SEARCH Group Inc.
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 56
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
SEARCH Group Inc.
Sacramento, CA 95831
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 73-SS-99-3309
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS DOCUMENT IDENTIFIES SPECIFIC USER NEEDS FOR TYPES OF INFORMATION TO BE PROVIDED BY THE PROPOSED CRIMINALISTICS LABORATORY INFORMATION SYSTEM.
Abstract: TWELVE ON-SITE LABORATORY VISITS WERE MADE AND 176 LABORATORIES WERE SURVEYED. INTERVIEW GUIDES AND SURVEY QUESTIONNAIRES ARE APPENDED. INFORMATIONAL AREAS IDENTIFIED BY THESE LABS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING: SOURCES OF STANDARD SAMPLES; COMPILATION OF STATISTICS TO DETERMINE SPECIMEN UNIQUENESS; ANALYTICAL/IDENTIFICATION SUPPORT; BIBLIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION AND LITERATURE ABSTRACTS; RIFLING SPECIFICATIONS; SOURCES OF SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE; SOURCES OF SPECIALIZED REAGENTS; COMPUTATION DATA AND CAPABILITY; AND EXPLOSIVE TAGGING. THESE NEED AREAS ARE BRIEFLY DEFINED. OTHER SURVEY RESULTS ARE PRESENTED, INCLUDING THE PERCENTAGE OF QUESTIONS ANSWERED, PERSONNEL INFORMATION, A LIST OF AUTOMATED LABORATORY INFORMATION SYSTEMS, AND INSTRUMENTATION IN USE. SEE ALSO NCJ-28032 (PROJECT OVERVIEW), 30454, 30455, AND 30456.
Index Term(s): Computer aided operations; Crime laboratories; Criminalistics; Information Systems and Technology; Project SEARCH; Surveys
Note: SUPPLEMENT TO TECHNICAL REPORT NO. 11
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