Series - Communication and Information Sector publications

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Communication and Information Sector publications


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(Under diverse names and in different administrative set-ups since 1946)

Administrative history

The Communication and Information Sector (CI) was established in its present form in 1990.


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Series consists of publications of the Communication and Information Sector and its predecessors.

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Continuous accruals

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Finding aids

From 1946-1971: Bibliography of publications issued by UNESCO or under its auspices the first twenty-five years: 1946-1971, UNESCO, Paris, 1973 (AG 7/1)
Also available as card-index: card-index of publications 1946-1971

From 1972 on (partly also publications before 1972):

  • Most titles available via: UNESCO Document and Publication Database (UNESDOC database)
  • Other available via registers of UNESCO publications by ARC-code, 1946-

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  • English



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  • UNESCO Publications