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    ABD
    Association Belge de Documentation (https://www.abd-bvd.be/fr/)

    L’Association Belge de Documentation (ABD-BVD) est une association professionnelle regroupant des spécialistes de l’information et de la documentation exerçant en Belgique. L’ABD-BVD a pour objectifs : d’étudier et de promouvoir les métiers liés à la gestion de l’information et de la documentation ; de tenir ses membres informés de l’évolution des méthodes et techniques de gestion de l’information et de la documentation […].

    = BVD | Belgische Vereniging voor Documentatie | In Dutch

    In French

    ABES

    Agence Bibliographique de l'Enseignement Supérieur (www.abes.fr)

    In French

    ADBU

    Association des Directeurs et des personnels de direction des Bibliothèques Universitaires et de la documentation

    In French

    ADEBD
    Association des Diplômés de l'École de Bibliothécaires Documentalistes

    The abbreviation ADEBD (Association des Diplômés de l'École de Bibliothécaires Documentalistes) includes the abbreviation EBD (École de Bibliothécaires Documentalistes).

    In French

    ADI

    Área de Documentação e Informação

    In Portuguese

      ADNX

      Association pour la Documentation Numérique en XML (http://adnx.org)

      In French

      AGSÖ

      Archiv für die Geschichte der Soziologie in Österreich (http://agso.uni-graz.at)

      In German

      AHIS

      Animal Health Information Specialists

      In English

      AIDA

      Associazione Italiana per la Documentazione Avanzata (www.aidaweb.it)

      In Italian

      AJOL

      African Journals Online

      In English

      AN

      Advisory Note

      In English

      APD

      Apprentissage des Pratiques Documentaires

      In French

      APDIS

      Associação Portuguesa de Documentação e Informação de Saúde (www.apdis.org)

      In Portuguese

      APROGED

      Association des PROfessionnels de la Gestion Électronique de l'information et des Documents pour l'entreprise (www.aproged.org)

      In French

      ARDOISE

      Application de Recueil de la Documentation Opérationnelle et d'Information Statistique sur les Enquêtes

      In French

      ASLIB

      Association of Special Libraries and Information Bureaux

      In English

      ASRC

      Asylum Seekers Resource Centre

      In English

      ASRC

      Autism Spectrum Resource Center

      In English

      AWIC
      Animal Welfare Information Center (https://www.nal.usda.gov/awic)

      The abbreviation AWIC (Animal Welfare Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

      In English

      CACAO

      Cross-language Access to Catalogues And Online libraries (www.cacaoproject.eu)

      In English

      CAREP

      Centre Académique de Ressources pour l'Éducation Prioritaire

      In French

      CARIF

      Centre d'Animation et de Ressources d'Information sur la Formation

      In French

      CBU

      Contrôle Bibliographique Universel

      In French

        CCSD

        Centre pour la Communication Scientifique Directe (https://www.ccsd.cnrs.fr/)

        In French

        CDDP

        Centre Départemental de Documentation Pédagogique

        In French

        CDÉACF

        Centre de Documentation sur l’Éducation des Adultes et la Condition Féminine

        In French

        CDELI
        Centre de Documentation et d'Étude sur la Langue Internationale

        = CDELI | Centro de Dokumentado kaj Esplorado pri la Lingvo Internacia | In Esperanto

        In French

        CDI

        Centre de Documentation et d'Information

        In French

        CDJC

        Centre de Documentation Juive Contemporaine

        In French

        CDU

        Centre de Documentation de l'Urbanisme (www.cdu.urbanisme.equipement.gouv.fr)

        In French

        CED

        Centro por Esploro kaj Dokumentado pri la Monda Lingvo-Problemo

        In Esperanto

        CED

        Centre for Education & Documentation

        In English

        CEDAR

        Center of Excellence for Document Analysis and Recognition

        In English

        CEDEP

        Centro Brasileiro de Documentação e Estudos da Bacia do Rio da Prata (www.cedep.ifch.ufrgs.br)

        In Portuguese

        CEDOCAR

        Centre de Documentation de l'Armement (www.cedocar.defense.gouv.fr)

        In French

        CEDRE

        Centre de Documentation, de Recherche et d'Expérimentations sur les pollutions accidentelles des eaux

        In French

        CEFISEM

        Centre d'Études, de Formation et d'Information pour la Scolarisation des Enfants de Migrants

        In French

        CeGIBAT

        Centre d'information de Gaz de France pour l'Industrie et le Bâtiment

        In French

        CfU

        Comité français UNIMARC

        In French

        CIC
        Control and Information Center

        The abbreviation CIC (Control and Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

        In English

        CIC
        Counselling and Information Center

        The abbreviation CIC (Counselling and Information Center) is included in the abbreviation WCIC (Womens Counselling and Information Center), and it includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

        In English

        CID

        Centre d'Information et de Documentation

        In French

          CIDA

          Centre International de Documentation Antiguerrière

          In French

          CIDB

          Centre d'Information et de Documentation sur le Bruit

          In French

          CIDJ

          Centre d'Information et de Documentation pour la Jeunesse

          In French

            CIDST

            Comité de l’Information Scientifique et Technique des Communautés Européennes

            In French

            CIDUS

            Centre d'Information et de Documentation Universitaire et Scientifique

            In French

            CIO

            Centre d'Information et d'Orientation

            In French

            CIP

            Centre d'Information du Public

            In French

              CIS

              Centre d'Information sur la Surdité

              In French

              CLADES
              Centre Latino-américain de Documentation Économique et Sociale

              = CLADES | Centro Latinoamericano de Documentación Económica y Social | In Spanish
              = CLADES | Centro Latino-americano de Documentação Econômica e Social | In Portuguese

              In French

              CNDP

              Centre National de Documentation Pédagogique

              In French

              CNIC
              Citizens’ Nuclear Information Center

              The abbreviation CNIC (Citizens’ Nuclear Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

              In English

              COSATI

              Committee On Scientific And Technical Information

              In English

              COSMIC
              COmputer Software Management and Information Center

              The COmputer Software Management and Information Center (COSMIC) is a special NASA service that offers computer programs capable of being adapted to secondary usage while developed for the space program or for other technology generating agencies. Located at the University of Georgia, the COSMIC’s library contains programs for such purposes as structural analysis, artificial intelligence, computational fluid dynamics, thermal analysis, image processing, or project management.

              The abbreviation COSMIC (COmputer Software Management and Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

              In English

              CRATERE

              Centre de Ressources et d'Appui Technologique aux Entreprises Régionales

              In French

              CRDP

              Centre Régional de Documentation Pédagogique

              In French

              CREDES

              Centre de Recherche, d'Étude et de Documentation en Économie de la Santé

              In French

              CRIA

              Centre Relais Informatique Académique

              In French

              CRIJ

              Centre Régional d'Information Jeunesse

              In French

              CRMA

              Centre de Ressources des Musiques Actuelles

              In French

              DD

              Directives Documentation

              In English

              DDC

              Defense Documentation Center

              In English

              DDS

              Documentation Distribution System

              In English

              DESIRE

              Development of a European Service for Information on Research and Education

              In English

              DGD

              Deutsche Gesellschaft für Dokumentation (www.dgd.de)

              In German

              DigDok

              Digitale Dokumentation

              In German

              DIMDI

              Deutsches Institut für Medizinische Dokumentation und Information (www.dimdi.de)

              In German

              DIS

              Documentation Index System

              In English

                DITA

                Darwin Information Typing Architecture

                In English

                DSS

                Documentation Support Services

                In English

                  DUNS

                  Data Universal Numbering System

                  In English

                    E-MuniS

                    Electronic Municipal Information Services

                    In English

                    EBD
                    École de Bibliothécaires Documentalistes (https://www.ebd.fr/)

                    = ABSC | Association des Bibliothèques de la Santé du Canada | In French
                    = CHLA | Canadian Health Libraries Association | In English
                    = MNCP | Mouvement National des Chômeurs et Précaires | In French

                    The abbreviation EBD (École de Bibliothécaires Documentalistes) is included in the abbreviation ADEBD (Association des Diplômés de l'École de Bibliothécaires Documentalistes).

                    In French

                    EBLIDA

                    European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations (www.eblida.org)

                    In English

                    EBSI

                    École de Bibliothéconomie et des Sciences de l'Information

                    In French

                    ECCHRD

                    European Coordination Committee on Human Rights Documentation

                    In English

                    ECIA

                    European Council of Information Associations (www.aslib.co.uk/ecia/)

                    In English

                    ED

                    Elektronische Dokumentation

                    In German

                      EDZ

                      Europäisches Dokumentationszentrum

                      In German

                      EIC

                      Euro Info Centre

                      In English

                      EIC
                      Engineering Information Center

                      The abbreviation EIC (Engineering Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

                      In English

                      ELI

                      European Legislation Identifier

                      In English

                      FABADEF

                      Fédération des Associations de Bibliothécaires, Archivistes, Documentalistes des États membres du Sommet Francophone

                      In French

                      FICEDL

                      Fédération Internationale des Centres d'Études et de Documentation Libertaires

                      In French

                      FID

                      Fédération Internationale de Documentation

                      In French

                      FID

                      Fédération Internationale d'information et de Documentation

                      In French

                      GDP

                      Generalized Documentation Processor

                      In English

                      GED-DF

                      Gestion Électronique de la Documentation de la Direction Financière

                      In French

                      GEDO

                      GEstion de commande de DOcuments

                      In French

                      GFDC

                      Global Forest Decimal Classification

                      In English

                      GFDL

                      GNU Free Documentation License

                      In English

                      GFII

                      Groupement Français de l'Industrie de l'Information

                      In French

                      GIDE

                      Gestion de l'Information et de la Documentation en Entreprise

                      In French

                      IBICT

                      Instituto Brasileiro de Informação em Ciência e Tecnologia (https://www.gov.br/ibict/pt-br)

                      In Portuguese

                      IC
                      Information Center

                      The abbreviation IC (Information Center) is included in abbreviations such as AMIC (Automated Management Information Center), CIC (Control and Information Center), COSMIC (COmputer Software Management and Information Center), REENIC (Russian and East European Network Information Center), CIC (Counselling and Information Center), IMIC (Integrated Management Information Center), MIC (Management Information Center), AWIC (Animal Welfare Information Center), TIC (Technical Information Center), VIC (Visitor Information Center), EIC (Engineering Information Center), DTIC (Defense Technical Information Center), SVICB (Shock Vibration Information Center - Shock Vibration Bulletin), SVICP (Shock Vibration Information Center - Shock Vibration Computer Program), SVICD (Shock Vibration Information Center - Shock Vibration Digest), SVICI (Shock Vibration Information Center - Shock Vibration Inform Digest), NEIC (National Earthquake Information Center), PIC (Primate Information Center), CNIC (Citizens’ Nuclear Information Center), CNIC (Computer Network Information Center) and WCIC (Womens Counselling and Information Center).

                      In English

                      IETD

                      Interaktive Elektronische Techniche Dokumentation

                      In German

                      IKDC

                      International Knee Documentation Committee

                      In English

                      INPADOCDB
                      International Patent Documentation Data Base

                      The abbreviation INPADOCDB (International Patent Documentation Data Base) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Base).

                      In English

                      IRAN

                      Iranian Resources for Academic Needs

                      In English

                      IRANDOC

                      Iranian Information & Documentation Center

                      In English

                      ISMN

                      International Standard Music Number

                      In English

                      ISRC

                      International Standard Recording Code

                      In English

                      IST

                      Information Scientifique et Technique

                      In French

                      JDC

                      Japan Documentation Center

                      In English

                      JIAP

                      Japan Information Access Project

                      In English

                      KADOC

                      Katholiek Documentatie- en Onderzoek Centrum (http://kadoc.kuleuven.be)

                      In Dutch

                      LADL

                      Laboratoire d'Automatique Documentaire et Linguistique

                      In French

                      LISA

                      Library and Information Science Abstracts

                      In English

                      MAB

                      Maschinelles Austauschformat für Bibliotheken

                      In German

                      MARC

                      MAchine-Readable Cataloging

                      In English

                      MEMP

                      Middle East Microform Project

                      In English

                      METS

                      Metadata Encoding & Transmission Standard

                      In English

                      MIX

                      Metadata for Images in XML

                      In English

                      MLS

                      Masters of Library Science

                      In English

                      MODS

                      Metadata Object Description Schema

                      In English

                        NAICS

                        North American Industry Classification System

                        In English

                        NEIC
                        National Earthquake Information Center

                        The abbreviation NEIC (National Earthquake Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

                        In English

                        NIOD

                        Nederlands Instituut voor Oorlogsdocumentatie (www.niod.nl)

                        In Dutch

                        NLDC

                        National Library and Documentation Centre

                        In English

                          ÖDOZA

                          Österreichisches Dokumentationszentrum für Auslandsstudien

                          In German

                          ÖIE

                          Österreichischer Informationsdienst für Entwicklungspolitik

                          In German

                          OIR

                          Office of Information Resources

                          In English

                            ÖRPE

                            Österreichische Referenzzentrum zur Erfassung und Dokumentation von menschlichen Prionenerkrankungen

                            In German

                            PAIR

                            Portal to Asian Internet Resources

                            In English

                            PIC
                            Primate Information Center

                            The abbreviation PIC (Primate Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

                            In English

                            PUC

                            Permanent UNIMARC Committee

                            In English

                            RAMEAU

                            Répertoire d'Autorité-Matière Encyclopédique et Alphabétique Unifié

                            In French

                            REENIC
                            Russian and East European Network Information Center

                            The abbreviation REENIC (Russian and East European Network Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

                            In English

                            RT

                            Rapport Technique

                            In French

                            SAMP

                            South Asia Microform Project

                            In English

                            SATP

                            South Asia Terrorism Portal

                            In English

                            SCDC

                            Service Central de Documentation Criminelle

                            In French

                            SCODRACO

                            Section Centrale Opérationnelle de Documentation, du Renseignement et d'Analyse du Crime Organisé

                            In French

                            SEDIC

                            Sociedad Española de Documentación e Información Científica

                            In Spanish

                            SFDRMG

                            Société Française de Documentation et de Recherche en Médecine Générale

                            In French

                            SIA

                            Service d'Information Aéronautique

                            In French

                            SID

                            Système d'Information Documentaire

                            In French

                            SIS

                            School of Informational Studies

                            In English

                            SUDOC

                            Système Universitaire de Documentation

                            In French

                            TextMD

                            Technical Metadata for Text

                            In English

                            TIATA

                            Technical Information And Training Authoring

                            In English

                            TIC
                            Technical Information Center

                            The abbreviation TIC (Technical Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

                            In English

                            TRKC

                            Transport Research Knowledge Centre

                            In English

                            UDS

                            Universal Documentation System

                            In English

                            ULD

                            Unité Logique Documentaire

                            In French

                              VVBED

                              Vlaamse Vereniging voor Bibliotheek-, Archief- en Documentatiepersoneel

                              In Dutch

                              WCIC
                              Womens Counselling and Information Center

                              The abbreviation WCIC (Womens Counselling and Information Center) includes abbreviations CIC (Counselling and Information Center) and IC (Information Center).

                              In English