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Science communication through print media

Author: Basu, Biman

Keywords: Communication in science
Science news

Issue Date: 2011-01

Publisher: National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata

Description: Dissemination of Scientific Communication has drastically changed with the Invention of Printing Press. Prior to the invention of printing Press; ideas and thoughts were disseminated using traditional methods. Handwritten manuscripts on mediums like palm leaves and Chinese writing on silk were in use; limiting the dissemination of useful information to its users. With printing press mass production of printed book became economical. Scientific and Technological knowledge became accessible to common Masses.

Description: Includes bibliographical references.

Source: National Council of Science Museums

Type: Article

Received From: National Council of Science Museums


DC Field Value
dc.contributor.author Basu, Biman
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-15T06:25:21Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-15T06:25:21Z
dc.description Includes bibliographical references.
dc.date.issued 2011-01
dc.description.abstract Dissemination of Scientific Communication has drastically changed with the Invention of Printing Press. Prior to the invention of printing Press; ideas and thoughts were disseminated using traditional methods. Handwritten manuscripts on mediums like palm leaves and Chinese writing on silk were in use; limiting the dissemination of useful information to its users. With printing press mass production of printed book became economical. Scientific and Technological knowledge became accessible to common Masses.
dc.source National Council of Science Museums
dc.format.extent 16-22p.: col.ill.
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata
dc.subject Communication in science
Science news
dc.type Article
dc.identifier.issuenumber 1
dc.format.medium text
DC Field Value
dc.contributor.author Basu, Biman
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-15T06:25:21Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-15T06:25:21Z
dc.description Includes bibliographical references.
dc.date.issued 2011-01
dc.description.abstract Dissemination of Scientific Communication has drastically changed with the Invention of Printing Press. Prior to the invention of printing Press; ideas and thoughts were disseminated using traditional methods. Handwritten manuscripts on mediums like palm leaves and Chinese writing on silk were in use; limiting the dissemination of useful information to its users. With printing press mass production of printed book became economical. Scientific and Technological knowledge became accessible to common Masses.
dc.source National Council of Science Museums
dc.format.extent 16-22p.: col.ill.
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata
dc.subject Communication in science
Science news
dc.type Article
dc.identifier.issuenumber 1
dc.format.medium text