Accidental Taxonomist

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    Authors & editors

    Hedden, Heather [Author]

    Publisher Information Today Inc
    Year of publication 2010

    Medium Book

    Arts, culture and heritage > Archives, libraries & museums


    Scope & contentAmazon:

    The Accidental Taxonomist is the most comprehensive guide available to the art and science of building information taxonomies. Heather Hedden—one of today’s leading writers, instructors, and consultants on indexing and taxonomy topics—walks readers through the process, displaying her trademark ability to present highly technical information in straightforward, comprehensible English.Drawing on numerous real-world examples, Hedden explains how to create terms and relationships, select taxonomy management software, design taxonomies for human versus automated indexing, manage enterprise taxonomy projects, and adapt taxonomies to various user interfaces. The result is a practical and essential guide for information professionals who need to effectively create or manage taxonomies, controlled vocabularies, and thesauri.

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    Accession no. 232071

    • Shelf location: A001-HED