McClure - Government Service
Charles R. McClure, PhD
Francis Eppes Professor of Information Studies and
Director, Information Use Management & Policy Institute
College of Communication & Information, Florida State University
Louis Shores Building, Room 226
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-2100
Phone: (850) 644-8109
Fax: (850) 644-4522
He has served as the principal investigator for studies related to the management of government information and information policy by agencies such as the U.S. Congress Office of Technology Assessment, the Government Printing Office, the National Technical Information Service, the Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, U.S. Institute for Museum and Library Services, the National Science Foundation, the Government Accountability Office, the National Archives and Records Administration, and the Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation.
He has written extensively on topics related to U. S. government information, information resources management (IRM), and information policy including the co-authored works Federal Information Policies in the 1990's: Conflicts and Issues and Public Access to Government Information, 2nd ed. He is a frequent participant in executive and congressional briefing sessions and other meetings related to U.S. information policy. In 1997 he completed the study Evaluation of the Federal Government's Implementation of the Government Information Locator Service (GILS) funded by the U.S. General Services Administration. He was a Co-Principal investigator for a study assessing Federal electronic records management issues, funded by the National Archives in 2001. In January 2002 he completed (with others) a policy analysis of selected issues related to privacy for the U.S. Congress. During 2004 he completed a study assessing records management for the U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation.