40 years of Inspec

Inspec timeline

2009 - 40th anniversary

2008 - 10 millionth record and launch of Inspec Direct

2004 - Inspec Archive

2003 - Manufacturing and production section E added

1998 - SilverPlatter - first vendor to offer site licences

1993 - Winner of best Information Product Award for data quality

1989 - Database upgrade project completed

1987 - Chemical and numerical data indexing introduced

1973 - Inspec available via DIALOG - first of many vendors

1970 - Magnetic tape service

1969 - Inspec computerised production system