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Information Science in Transition


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Information Science in Transition - Gilchrist, Alan (Editor)
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Are we at a turning point in digital information? The expansion of the internet was unprecedented; search engines dealt with it in the only way possible - scan as much as they could and throw it all into an inverted index. But now search engines are beginning to experiment with deep web searching and attention to taxonomies, and the Semantic Web is demonstrating how much more can be done with a computer if you give it knowledge. What does this mean for the skills and focus of the information science (or sciences) community? ...

Information Science in Transition 2009, Facet Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781856046930