A WAIS database of the world-wide C14 literature abstracts is now published

tmc407 at coombs.anu.edu.au tmc407 at coombs.anu.edu.au
Wed Jul 14 21:35:39 EST 1993


Dear Colleague,

This is to let you know about our new WAIS dbase
"ANU-Radiocarbon-Abstracts"  which becomes available via Internet as from
today:

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ANU-Radiocarbon-Abstracts
Version 1.00	July 1993 - records are retrieved via their headlines

This database is an electronic publication of a book by Dilette POLACH
entitled: Radiocarbon Dating Literature: the next 12 years, 1969 - 1980
Annotated Bibliograpy

This is the second part (5300+ references) of a bibliography by Dilette
POLACH,
whose first part (2800+ references) entitled Radiocarbon Dating Literature,
the
first 21 years, 1947 - 1968 was published in 1988 by the Academic Press
(Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, London-New York-Sydney).

This WAIS server was created by the Coombs Computing Unit [S. Batt, T.M.
Ciolek,
R. Hurle, Y. Pittelkow, D. Ritchie, H. Walker, D. Whaite], Research Schools
of
Social Sciences and Pacific Studies, Australian National University, 
Canberra
ACT 0200.  Phone: +61 6 249 4600; fax: +61 6 257 1893; email:
wais at coombs.anu.edu.au

Please direct inquiries concerning contents as wall as the possibility of a
book-format publication of this database to: Ms Dillete POLACH, P.O. Box
43,
Garran, Canberra ACT 2605, Australia. phone/fax: +61 6  281 2592

Dbase editor: Dr T. Matthew Ciolek  		tmciolek at coombs.anu.edu.au
The expert advice of  Mr Steve Robertson, Quarternary Dating Laboratory,
ANU is gratefully acknowledged.

Keywords:
14C , absolute dating, abstracts, Africa, America, anthropology,
archaeology,
archaeological dating, Asia, Australia, bibliographies, botany, C14 date
lists,
calendar, calendars, carbon isotopes, carbon-14, checklists, climate,
climatic cycles, climatology, cosmic rays, deep sea sediments,
dendrochronology,
ecology, environment, Europe, extinct fauna and flora, fossil and fossils,
geochemistry, geochronology, glacial geology and chronology, glaciations,
glaciology, groundwater, Holocene, ice age, isotopic ratio, laboratory
techniques and instrumentation, mesolithic, neolithic, nuclear explosions,
ocean
water atmosphere interaction, Oceania, oceanography, paleobotany,
paleolithic,
paleomagnetism, pedology, Pleistocene, pollen analysis, prehistoric man,
prehistory, quarternary, radioactive dating laboratories, radiocarbon
dates,
radiometric, radiometry, scientific conferences and symposia, sea-level,
shells,
stone age, stratigraphy, thermoluminescence, tritium dating, volcanic ash,
wood,
zoology"
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ACCESSING THE DBASE:
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Gopher details: 
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Name=Search the "ANU-Radiocarbon-Abstracts" database
Type=7
Port=70
Path=waissrc:/Coombs-db/ANU-Radiocarbon-Abstracts.src
Host=cheops.anu.edu.au

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WAIS details:
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ANU-Radiocarbon-Abstracts.src  is available 
from the central wais-directory-of-servers register of dbases
as well as 
from the ANU-Local-Waiservers register od dbases.

The essential details extracted from the ANU-Radiocarbon-Abstracts.src file
are as follows

 (:source 
    :ip-name "150.203.76.2"
    :tcp-port  210 
    :database-name "ANU-Radiocarbon-Abstracts"
)

- with best regards ,

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Dr T. Matthew CIOLEK           tmciolek at coombs.anu.edu.au
Coombs Computing Unit, Research School of Social Sciences,
Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
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