indexing

Making Content Findable, Then and Now

By |December 12th, 2017|indexing, News, reference, search|Comments Off on Making Content Findable, Then and Now

In the information science world, “indexing”  denotes various methods for organizing data so that it is easily searchable.  To a student, however, the word […]

Finding the Data

By |November 28th, 2017|Autoindexing, indexing, News, search, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Finding the Data

Organizing your data in a database is a key step in ultimately finding it again when the time comes. In between there, your data […]

In Boxes and Out

By |November 23rd, 2017|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on In Boxes and Out

Needless to say, we like classification. It is the sibling of taxonomy – two closely related words that reflect the fact that we encounter large amounts […]

Preserving History and Memory

By |November 21st, 2017|indexing, News, reference, storage|Comments Off on Preserving History and Memory

From file cabinets to digital records, the U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Publications & Records Management Center of Excellence (P&RCOE) is working hard to go […]

The Power of a Taxonomy

By |November 16th, 2017|indexing, News, search, Taxonomy|Comments Off on The Power of a Taxonomy

Health Affairs has announced a new website, supported by a comprehensive taxonomy that reflects the specialized vocabulary that comes with the health and medical […]