Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. SIRIS Members Group
Committee Records, 1986-2002
This accession consists of records documenting the formation of the SIRIS Members Group and the meetings of that group. The Smithsonian Institution Research Information System (SIRIS) Members Group consists of representatives from bureaus participating in the Smithsonian Institution Research Information System and provides a forum for discussion of topics that affect the efficient and effective implementation, operation, and use of the system by members and end-users. It is a forum for identifying modifications, improvements, and new functionalities to the system, and for bringing recommendations to the SIRIS Management Committee. The SIRIS Members Group is co-chaired by a SIRIS Member to be elected annually, and the SIRIS Manager. Materials include memoranda; correspondence; meeting agendas and minutes; mission statement; SIRIS users list; SIRIS Member guidelines and sample application; and minutes and reports of sub-committees and task forces within the SIRIS Members Group.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Information storage and retrieval systems
- Information resources management
- SIRIS (Information system)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-085, Smithsonian Institution, SIRIS Members Group, Committee Records