Title and Description Page
Welch Indexing Project 1
Producing the Current List of Medical Literature. Efforts at automation. Using the IBM 101. Punched card technology. Welch Conference. Colleagues. Leaving the project.
Beginning a Business 23
Publishing Contents in Advance. Attending library school at Columbia. Forming DocuMation, Inc. Consulting for Smith, Kline & French. NIH grant. Management's DocuMation Preview. Contract with Bell Labs. Changing name to Eugene Garfield Associates. Current Contents. Working with Claire Schultz. Subscriptions. Copyright difficulties.
Institute for Scientific Information 46
Launching Science Citation Index. Financial problems. Competing with Chemical Abstracts. Index Chemicus. Using the Wiswesser system. Genetics Citation Index. Colleagues at ISI.
User Information 58
Utilization of citation indexes. Database. Interest in a book citation index.
Information Science Organizations 66
NSF grant to Chemical Abstracts Service. Founding of IIA. NFAIS for non-profits.
Controversy with Scientific American. Evolution of ISI. Decision to sell ISI. Experience with VINITI. Future of library education. Role of Internet.