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Descriptor in English: Information
Descriptor in Spanish: Información
Descriptor in Portuguese: Informação
Descriptor in French: Information
Tree number(s): SP4.127.428.769
Scope note: Simply stated, information is a message received and understood. In terms of data, it can be defined as a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn. (From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Information)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
See also the descriptors: Computer Systems MeSH
Data Collection MeSH
Information Science MeSH
Information Services MeSH
Information Systems MeSH
Information Technology MeSH
DeCS UI: 51835
Descriptor UI: DDCS051835
Information - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061938
Scope note Simply stated, information is a message received and understood. In terms of data, it can be defined as a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn. (From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Information)
Preferred term Information



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