Central specialised information center for natural sciences (OSICN)
The CSICs process, store and communicate specialised information to all users in their respective scientific fields. They also monitor and supervise the compliance bibliographic units classification with the valid typology of documents/works for bibliography handling in the COBISS system.
The categorisation of scientific publications uses Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS) methodology implemented in the SICRIS (Slovenian Current Research Information System). Institute of Information Science Maribor IZUM coordinates the work of CSICs.