The second 1996 issue of "Euroabstracts", which provides information and abstracts of European Community RTD publications, has recently been published. The first edition was published in February 1996. Section I of the latest issue features brief articles on RTD publications from several Member States and on several Community RTD programmes. Longer articles cover the following topics: - The Information Society; - Coming to terms with environmental change; - Green Paper on Innovation; - Telematics for libraries. Section II includes abstracts of some 198 recent Community publications on research, science and technology, covering a wide range of subjects, such as: chemistry; earth sciences; engineering and technology; energy; life sciences; materials; mathematics, computers and telecommunications; nuclear science; and engineering and physics.