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Dictionaries in the World of Social Media

By |February 10th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

The days of encyclopedias may have been ended by Google and other search engines, but dictionaries are standing the test of time. This interesting […]

Semantics Plays a Role in Misnamings

By |January 31st, 2017|News, semantic|0 Comments

We have all been there. Our mother calls for one sibling and uses the wrong name, maybe even multiple times. In my family there […]

Smarter Machines

By |January 13th, 2017|News, semantic, Technology|0 Comments

I know, with a title like that the inner sci-fi geek in you just went, “whaaat?” Granted, artificial intelligence (AI) devices may be best known […]

Standards Across Subjects

By |January 12th, 2017|News, Standards|0 Comments

Vocabulary standards are important, this we know. This is true regardless of the subject matter – be it medical coding or liquor. This interesting topic […]

Search Games

By |December 26th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, search|0 Comments

When I was a kid I used to love playing Mad Libs. My friends and I would work tirelessly to come up with the […]

Classifying the Classifications

By |December 19th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|0 Comments

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

Semantics in the Canine World

By |December 19th, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

Semantic technology is “meaning centered.” Semantic memory refers to a portion of long-term memory that processes ideas and concepts that are not drawn from personal […]

Nerdy Taxonomies

By |November 14th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|0 Comments

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

Chaos in Taxonomy

By |October 19th, 2016|News, Taxonomy|0 Comments

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 […]

Taxonomies Tell Stories

Taxonomies do not belong to one science or interest. They can be applied anywhere from a grocery store to plant anatomy. This is perfectly […]