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microfiche

[mī′krōfēsh′]
Etymology: Gk, mikros + Fr, fiche, peg
a sheet of microfilm that contains several separate photographic reproductions. The sheet is a convenient size for filing and enables large amounts of data to be stored in a relatively small space. See also microfilm.

microfiche

(mī′krō-fēsh″) [Gr. mikros, small, + Fr. fiche, index card]
A sheet of microfilm that enables a large number of library data and medical records to be stored in a small space.
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Severnside corporate partner Sam Lloyd said, ``It is far easier to spot discrepancies when scanning microfiche files, which provide a comprehensive company history in one package.
Volume XI, PB99-155111; $47 for a paper copy or $23 for the report on microfiche.
Another wholly owned subsidiary, offering fast and reliable microfilm and microfiche scanners.
Pasadena; (818) 405-4052: 1,500 genealogy books, 100,000 microfilm and 750 microfiche records; West Virginia history collection; histories of Mexico in Spanish and English; family history collections.
One of the major advantages that our laboratory expected to derive from a computer system was the efficiency and availability of retrieving archived data from microfiche.
The microfiche format is accompanied by a valuable guidebook that makes selections quick and easy.
Depending on the auditor's application, optical disk storage may offer certain advantages over microfilm or microfiche.
Scope Of Work: This Contract Will Be For The Conversion Of Data From Microfilm And/or Microfiche Media To Digital Media In Order To Allow Staff To Provide Quick And Secure Access As Well As To Effectively Manage, Retrieve And Store Data.
Following the failure of a publicprivate initiative to make the entire census available through the internet, Pembrokeshire Record Office's purchase of the county data on microfiche makes it available to anyone researching the history of their house, compiling their family tree or investigating local history.
The NTIS number is PB99-142747; the cost is $41 for a paper copy or $17 for the report on microfiche.
If you plan to drop by PERSCOM, please call and make an appointment at least a day in advance so that we can increase the value of your visit by having a current copy of your officer record brief and microfiche record on hand.
Robertson are now available on microfiche to researchers at the Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives in Nashville.