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The organization of information

Author: Arlene G Taylor; Daniel N Joudrey
Publisher: Westport, Conn. ; London : Libraries Unlimited, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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After tracing the development of the organisation of recorded information in Western civilisation from 2000 B.C. to the present, the author addresses a number of methods of encoding and recording data and discusses the future of the discipline.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arlene G Taylor; Daniel N Joudrey
ISBN: 9781591585862 1591585864 9781591587002 159158700X
OCLC Number: 701031064
Notes: Previous edition: 2003.
Description: xxvi, 512 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: List of Figures Preface Acknowledgments by Arlene G. Taylor Acknowledgments by Daniel N. Joudrey Chapter 1: Organization of Recorded Information Chapter 2: Retrieval Tools Chapter 3: Development of the Organization of Recorded Information in Western Civilization Chapter 4: Metadata Chapter 5: Encoding Standards Chapter 6: Systems and System Design Chapter 7: Metadata: Description Chapter 8: Metadata: Access and Authority Control Chapter 9: Subject Analysis Chapter 10: Systems for Vocabulary Control Chapter 11: Systems for Categorization Conclusion Appendix A: An Approach to Subject Analysis Appendix B: Arrangement of Physical Information Resources Appendix C: Arrangement of Metadata Displays Glossary Selected Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Arlene G. Taylor and Daniel N. Joudrey.

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