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Classifying the Classifications

By |December 19th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Classifying the Classifications

Taxonomists are often asked about the work they do. For those outside the world of information science and management, it can be hard to […]

Traditions

By |December 12th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, indexing, News, reference|Comments Off on Traditions

Tradition. Every time I hear this word, the scene from Fiddler on the Roof pops into my head. “You may ask how did these […]

Classifying the Storms

By |November 24th, 2016|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Classifying the Storms

Data classification exists everywhere, even in the weather. This interesting take on classification came to us from NBC2 out of Florida, in their article, […]

Nerdy Taxonomies

By |November 14th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Nerdy Taxonomies

Taxonomy or classification exists in all fields. They are not limited to science, economics, nature, etc. It may not always be called taxonomy, but […]

The Internet of Food

By |October 24th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Technology|Comments Off on The Internet of Food

Food is the center of seemingly everything we do. It’s a cultural nexus—when we celebrate religious things, food is at the middle of it. […]

Chaos in Taxonomy

By |October 19th, 2016|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Chaos in Taxonomy

Art and taxonomy walked into a bar together. No wait, it was a school. Or was it a gallery? This very interesting information came to […]

Man’s Best Friend

By |October 10th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Man’s Best Friend

Animals have been domesticated as pets since ancient times — even dating back to 10,000 B.C. European art from the 19th century depicts dogs as cared-for members […]

An Offer Ye Can’t Refuse

By |September 19th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, ontology, Taxonomy|Comments Off on An Offer Ye Can’t Refuse

Ahoy mateys! Monday September 19, 2016 is international Talk Like a Pirate Day! Pirates have fascinated people for centuries. They are notorious bad boys […]

Always Room for a Taxonomy

By |September 15th, 2016|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Always Room for a Taxonomy

I have a confession of sorts to make. I do not care for car racing. I know you are wondering why that would matter, […]

To Everything There is a Season

By |September 12th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy, Term lists|Comments Off on To Everything There is a Season

The passing of a year is marked by the change in the weather and the surrounding environment. This cycle is marked by the four […]