Volume 58 - Number 1 - Spring 1992

Q. Bibliographies, Directories, & Other Information Services

Bibliographies, catalogs, dictionaries, directories, thesauri, and other information services of general demographic concern, except for those bibliographies coded under the specific topic discussed and cross-referenced to this heading.

58:10761 American Demographics (Ithaca, New York). 1992 directory of marketing information companies. American Demographics, Supplement, 1991. 56 pp. Ithaca, New York. In Eng.
This directory of consumer marketing information companies in the United States contains paid descriptions of company services and products grouped under the categories of demographics, life-style and attitude marketing, ethnic marketing, marketing research, media, direct marketing, international companies, and tools. A listing of the editors' choices of the best 100 sources is also included.
Correspondence: American Demographics, P.O. Box 68, Ithaca, NY 14851. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10762 Mfoulou, Raphael; Owono Mbida. A bibliography of sociodemographic studies in Cameroon, 1980-1989. [Bibliographie des etudes socio-demographiques au Cameroun, 1980-1989.] [1990?]. 229, [9] pp. Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques [IFORD]: Yaounde, Cameroon. In Fre.
This is an annotated bibliography of studies on the population of Cameroon that were published during the 1980s. Organized by subject, it includes sections on population theory, spatial distribution, population size and growth, population characteristics, mortality and morbidity, fertility, nuptiality and the family, migration, population and development, population policy, data collection, methods of using the data, and related disciplines. An author index is included.
Correspondence: Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques, B.P. 1556, Yaounde, Cameroon. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10763 Podzimek, Jaroslav. Bibliography of Czechoslovak statistics and demography, 1990. [Bibliografie Ceskoslovenske statistiky a demografie 1990.] Vol. 25, 1991. 84, iv pp. Vyzkumny Ustav Socialne Ekonomickych Informaci a v Automatizaci Rizeni: Prague, Czechoslovakia. In Cze.
This is a bibliography of the literature on statistics and demography published in Czechoslovakia in 1990. The section on demography is divided into books and other monographs, journal articles, and data sources. Selected items are provided with abstracts in Czech, and English and German tables of contents are also included.
For the 1989 edition of this bibliography, see 57:20802.
Correspondence: Vyzkumny Ustav Socialne Ekonomickych Informaci a v Automatizaci Rizeni, Information Centre Library, Karlin, Sokovolska 142, 186 Prague 8, Czechoslovakia. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10764 United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific [ESCAP] (Bangkok, Thailand). Asia-Pacific POPIN directory: databases, services, products and institutions. No. ST/ESCAP/957, 1990. xii, 234 pp. Bangkok, Thailand. In Eng.
This is a directory of population information compiled by ESCAP; it replaces the preliminary version published in 1989. "The current Directory consists of three parts: databases, software and institutions. The databases part contains information on databases either in operation or in the planning and development stage, while the software part contains information on the software products and packages being used in the organizations surveyed. The institutions part lists the resources, services and products of various institutions." The data are presented separately by country for each category of information. The geographical focus is on Asia and the Pacific.
For the preliminary edition, published in 1989, see 56:40782.
Correspondence: U.N. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, Population Division, Population Information Section, Rajdamnern Nok Avenue, Bangkok 10200, Thailand. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

58:10765 United States. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD]. Office of Planning and Evaluation (Bethesda, Maryland); United States. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD]. Center for Population Research (Bethesda, Maryland); United States. Interagency Committee on Population Research [ICPR] (Washington, D.C.). Population sciences: inventory and analysis of federal population research, fiscal year 1992. [1992]. iii, 214 pp. U.S. National Institutes of Health [NIH]: Bethesda, Maryland. In Eng.
This annual report lists population research projects supported by the U.S. federal government, together with an index of investigators, a list of projects started in 1990, and an analysis of trends in federal support for population programs. "The scope of the Inventory encompasses a broad spectrum of research in the biological, medical, social and behavioral sciences and covers all projects--grants and contracts, intramural and extramural--in which population research constitutes a major substantive category, classified according to the principal focus of the research."
Correspondence: U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, Public Health Service, Bethesda, MD 20892. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).


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