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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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The Scientology Information Center, located in the century-old Clearwater Building in downtown Clearwater, opened on July 11, 2015, and currently houses a gallery of audiovisual displays with some 400 videos.
Administered by the Health Resources and Services Administration, the Family-to-Family Health Information Centers Program supports family-staffed organizations in each state to assist families of children with disabilities or special health care needs.
CAIRO: Workers from Information Centers for Local Development say they will continue the sit-in they began Saturday outside the People's Assembly until they are made permanent employees.
* Manual of procedures for management of libraries and information centers of INDEST member institutions
In 1990 he returned to the Board and was appointed project director for the National Information Center. He joined the Division of Banking Supervision and Regulation in 1994.
For in-depth information about DTIC, see "The Information Business: A Profile of the Defense Technical Information Center," Defense AT & L, July-August 2005.
To bring costs down would require both private- and public-sector investment in telematics information centers, which gather and share raw data.
Rampe, who was one of the speakers at the center's opening, also said he believes the Downtown Information Center will become an indispensable tool to New Yorkers.
The database is researched, compiled and produced by the Managed Care Information Center, P.O.
Affordability is a key factor with the Westinghouse products, Dreimann said, with the highest projected retail currently set for the Information Center, which will come in at $199.
The new service, called the Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center, will help relieve this problem by providing reliable information about individual disorders.

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