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Summit (Roger K.) papers
M2022  
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Description
The papers of Roger Summit consist primarily of his work with industry-leading information retrieval company DIALOG.
Background
Roger Kent Summit is an information scientist and businessmen best known for being the creator of the Dialog information retrieval system (sometimes stylized as DIALOG) as well as the president and CEO of Dialog Information Services, Inc.
Extent
57 Linear Feet (114 boxes)
Restrictions
While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.
Availability
Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.