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information center

[‚in·fər′mā·shən ‚sen·tər]
(communications)
Center designed specifically for storing, processing, and retrieving information for dissemination at regular intervals, on demand or selectively, according to express needs of users.

information center

A division within the IT department that supports end-user computing. It is responsible for training users in applications and solving related personal computer problems. The term was widely used when personal computers exploded onto the scene in the 1980s. Today, the term may refer to any type of information source, which is precisely what it sounds like.
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For more information about the Scientology Information Center and its regular events please call the manager at 727-467-6966 or via e-mail amber@cos.
I was appointed in 2002 during a government contest when all of us -- 32,000 people -- started working in the Information Centers in 29 governorates," Sharaf Eddin said.
National School-to-Work Learning and Information Center 400 Virginia Ave SW, Suite 150 Washington, DC 20024 Voice: (800)251--7236 Voice: (202)401--6222 Fax: (202)401--6211 E-mail: stw-lc@ed.
People interested in the environmental impact of a certain government project (such as cleaning up a municipal property contaminated with hazardous wastes) might attend a public information center to gather certain facts.
Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Criminal Justice Information Services Division, National Crime Information Center, Technical and Operational Update 94-2, "Violent Gang and Terrorist Organizations File.
Get on and off as often as you wish with a one-day ($2) or multiday pass ($3 to $7), available from the Orlando tourist information center.
The Trade Information Center is a one-stop source for information on the multitude of Federal programs to assist U.
According to the National Earthquake Information Center, it was centered in the water about 25 miles off the east coast of the island of Kyushu, and caused one death.
WebSphere RFID Information Center and Coral8 are highly complementary," said Paraic Sweeney, vice president, product management, IBM.
For most guests, this was their first time visiting the Information Center.
Tenders are invited for Consultative information centers in 10 - s municipal districts of exposure-based mobile sites creation, support and maintenance services.

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