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Information Storage and Retrieval

"Information Storage and Retrieval" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A branch of computer or library science relating to the storage, locating, searching, and selecting, upon demand, relevant data on a given subject.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Information Storage and Retrieval" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Information Storage and Retrieval" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 506 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 61 publications in 2006
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.