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Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Aug. 03, 2014
Sep. 05, 2014
Document And Entity Information [Abstract]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Aug. 03, 2014  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Trading Symbol VISI  
Entity Registrant Name VOLT INFORMATION SCIENCES, INC.  
Entity Central Index Key 0000103872  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --11-02  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   20,872,795