It is a bibliographical-documentational database containing current and retrospective information on branch literature in the wood industry, furniture making and allied domains and standards concerning issues connected with wood, its processing and application. In this way the database facilitates a systematized search for national and foreign publications on a given subject. The part of the database related to the content of journals of the last 25 years is the most comprehensive part. Both its forms – manual and automated – include cumulatively 60 thousand records, which makes this database the largest bibliographical database that records wood and furniture literature in Poland. All the documents registered in the database are in the collection of the Institute’s library. The database operates on the Micro CDS/ISIS software.
The database consists of four parts:
It contains information on the content of national and foreign branch journals together with a short analysis of the content. It facilitates searching by keywords and branch classification codes.
It contains the latest acquisitions of the Wood Technology Institute’s Library. One can search by the following items:
- surnames and names of the authors,
- translation of the title,
- branch classification,
- name of the series.
It contains reports on scientific-research works conducted in the Wood Technology Institute in Poznan. It facilitates searching by keywords and branch classification codes.
It contains PN, PN-EN, PN-EN ISO and PN-ISO standards concerning issues connected with wood, its processing and application. It facilitates searching by a standard’s number, standard’s title, keywords and branch classification codes.
A database created by the Information and Promotion Department