FINDEX--Meta Information System for Substances

Matthias Menger, Petra Jahnke


FINDEX is a substance meta information system that virtually maps the data in one system. FINDEX is used internally in the German assuring quick access to different in-house information systems and making vital information available for interdisciplinary work. FINDEX offers a 'one-stop-search' for all available information without compromising the context of the underlying systems or touching authorization issues. This paper describes concept and benefits of the meta information system.

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