Organising Knowledge in a Global Society

Organising Knowledge in a Global Society updates the successful first edition, which has been widely used as an introduction to the field of information organisation, both in Australia and overseas. The work reflects current practice and trends, paying particular attention to how libraries and other information services provide intellectual access to digital information resources through metadata. In this revision, the various information organisation components of the Web 2.0 phenomenon are discussed, including social tagging and folksonomies. The new edition also covers the latest developments in metadata standards, such as Resource Description and Access, and information retrieval systems such as the increasing support for faceted navigation. Examples and case studies have been updated throughout.

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  • Author : Philip Hider
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 388 pages
  • ISBN : 1780634110
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Organising Knowledge in a Global Society

Organising Knowledge in a Global Society
  • Author : Philip Hider,Ross Harvey
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 June 2008
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Organising Knowledge in a Global Society updates the successful first edition, which has been widely used as an introduction to the field of information organisation, both in Australia and overseas. The work reflects current practice and trends, paying particular attention to how libraries and other information services provide intellectual access to digital information resources through metadata. In this revision, the various information organisation components of the Web 2.0 phenomenon are discussed, including social tagging and folksonomies. The new edition also covers

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Advances in Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems
  • Author : Manuel Graña,Carlos Toro
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 14 August 2022
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In this 2012 edition of Advances in Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems the latest innovations and advances in Intelligent Systems and related areas are presented by leading experts from all over the world. The 228 papers that are included cover a wide range of topics. One emphasis is on Information Processing, which has become a pervasive phenomenon in our civilization. While the majority of Information Processing is becoming intelligent in a very broad sense, major research in Semantics, Artificial Intelligence

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Libraries in the Twenty-First Century
  • Author : Stuart J. Ferguson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 May 2007
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Libraries in the Twenty-First Century brings together library educators and practitioners to provide a scholarly yet accessible overview of library and information management and the challenges that the twenty-first century offers the information profession. The papers in this collection illustrate the changing nature of the library as it evolves into its twenty-first century manifestation. The national libraries of Australia and New Zealand, for instance, have harnessed information and communication technologies to create institutions that are far more national, even democratic,

Exploring Methods in Information Literacy Research

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  • Author : Suzanne Lipu,Kirsty Williamson,Annemaree Lloyd
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 June 2007
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This book provides an overview of approaches to assist researchers and practitioners to explore ways of undertaking research in the information literacy field. The first chapter provides an introductory overview of research by Dr Kirsty Williamson (author of Research Methods for Students, Academics and Professionals: Information Management and Systems) and this sets the scene for the rest of the chapters where each author explores the key aspects of a specific method and explains how it may be applied in practice.

The Organization of Information, 4th Edition

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  • Author : Daniel N. Joudrey,Arlene G. Taylor
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 27 November 2017
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This fourth edition provides an updated look at information organization, featuring coverage of the Semantic Web, linked data, and EAC-CPF; new metadata models such as IFLA-LRM and RiC, and new perspectives on RDA and its implementation in the context of ISBD and MARC. • Provides an essential overview of information organization—a central activity in library and information science—that describes approaches to organizing in libraries, archives, museums, online settings, indexing services, and other environments • Newly revised and updated to reflect

Introduction to Cataloging and Classification, 11th Edition

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  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 29 September 2015
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A new edition of this best-selling textbook reintroduces the topic of library cataloging from a fresh, modern perspective. • Delineates the new cataloging landscape • Shares a principles-based perspective • Provides introductory text for beginners and intermediate students • Emphasizes descriptive and subject cataloging, as well as format-neutral cataloging • Covers new cataloging rules and RDA

Collection Management

Collection Management
  • Author : John Kennedy
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 June 2006
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The rapidly increasing reliance on digital rather than print-based resources has not diminished the importance of library collection management, but it has required significant modification in the thinking and the practice of collection managers, who today usually have to consider their clients' need for both print-based and digital materials. This updated edition aims to provide a concise overview of the major elements of contemporary collection management of print and digital resources - including policy formulation, selection, acquisition, evaluation, preservation, deselection,

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Bush, City, Cyberspace
  • Author : John Foster,Ern Finnis,Maureen Nimon
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 June 2005
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Aimed at academic, professional and general readers, Bush, city, cyberspace provides a snapshot of the state of Australian children's and adolescent literature in the early twenty-first century, and an insight into its history. In doing so, it promotes a sense of where Australian literature for young people may be going and captures a literary and critical mood with which readers in Australia and beyond will identify. The title of the work is intended to capture the fact that the field

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Organizing Knowledge
  • Author : Jennifer Rowley,Richard Hartley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 May 2017
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The fourth edition of this standard student text, Organizing Knowledge, incorporates extensive revisions reflecting the increasing shift towards a networked and digital information environment, and its impact on documents, information, knowledge, users and managers. Offering a broad-based overview of the approaches and tools used in the structuring and dissemination of knowledge, it is written in an accessible style and well illustrated with figures and examples. The book has been structured into three parts and twelve chapters and has been thoroughly

Visionary Leaders for Information

Visionary Leaders for Information
  • Author : Arthur Winzenried
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 June 2010
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This book examines the theory, behaviour, connections and issues of modern information organizations. Asking leading professionals where we may be in the near future, it challenges both our perceptions and preconceptions. Posing perhaps the most vital question of all... Are we prepared? Do we have a vision?

Practising Information Literacy

Practising Information Literacy
  • Author : Annemaree Lloyd,Sanna Talja
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 June 2010
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This book showcases new interdisciplinary academic research on the relationship between information literacy and learning. It combines findings with new understandings drawn from theoretical and empirical research conducted in primary and secondary schools, higher education, workplaces, and community contexts. The studies offer new insights into questions such as how transferable are the information practices and skills learned in one context to other contexts? What is the degree to which information competences are generic, to what degree are they domain and

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Computers for Librarians
  • Author : Stuart J. Ferguson,Rodney Hebels
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 August 2003
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Computers for Librarians is aimed primarily at students of library and information management and at those library and information service professionals who feel the need for a book that will give them a broad overview of the emerging electronic library. It takes a top-down approach, starting with applications such as the Internet, information sources and services, provision of access to information resources and library management systems, before looking at data management, computer systems and technology, data communications and networking, and

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Information Resource Description
  • Author : Philip Hider
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 23 November 2012
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An overview of the field of information organization that examines resource description as both a product and process of the contemporary digital environment. This timely book employs the unifying mechanism of the semantic web and the resource description framework to integrate the various traditions and practices of information and knowledge organization. Uniquely, it covers both the domain-specific traditions and practices and the practices of the ‘metadata movement’ through a single lens – that of resource description in the broadest, semantic web

Schools and Informal Learning in a Knowledge-Based World

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  • Author : Javier Calvo de Mora,Kerry J. Kennedy
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 September 2019
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This book has two purposes: To open up the debate on the role of informal education in schooling systems and to suggest the kind of school organizational environment that can best facilitate the recognition of informal learning. Successive chapters explore what is often seen as a duality between informal and formal learning. This duality is particularly so because education systems expend so much time and effort in certifying formal knowledge often expressed in school subjects reflecting academic disciplines.Recognizing the

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  • Author : Ray Lester
  • Publisher : Library Assn Pub Limited
  • Release : 14 August 2022
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Covers 15 broad subject groupings: social sciences (generic); psychology; sociology; social work & social welfare; politics; government; law; finance, accountancy & taxation; industries & utilities; business & management; education & learning; sport; media & communications; information & library sciences; and tools for information professionals.