INIS News

News from the Nuclear Information Section
International Nuclear Information System (INIS)  &  IAEA Library

Number 12, March 2012

 

INIS Training Seminar 2011

The INIS Secretariat organised the INIS Training Seminar from 14 to 16 November 2011 at the IAEA’s Headquarters in Vienna, Austria.

Eighteen participants from seventeen Member States and one international organization attended this seminar.

The training seminar concentrated on all aspects of INIS input preparation, submission of Non-Conventional Literature (NCL), utilization of INIS products and services, and promotion of the system. Additionally, the seminar covered the important role of national INIS centres and that of the INIS Secretariat.

Lectures in the form of presentations, followed by discussions to allow an exchange of information were delivered at the seminar. Practical sessions, with hands-on training using computer training.

Taghrid Atieh
Head of INIS Unit

Participants of the INIS Training Seminar 2011
Training participants - trainees and lecturers