Announcing the 3rd Milwaukee Conference on Ethics in Knowledge Organization, May 28-29, 2015. More details coming soon!
Smiraglia, Richard P. (2014). The Elements of Knowledge Organization, Springer. Link to Book Information on Springer Website: Click here. Provides broad and cohesive introduction to knowledge organization Serves as launching pad for further research Recognized expert in the field The [Read more ...]
Smiraglia, Richard P. (2014). Cultural Synergy in Information Institutions. Springer. Link to Book Information on Springer Website: Click here. Outlines the origins of cultural information institutions, as well as the history of the professions tasked with organizing and managing them [Read more ...]
Dr. Hur-Li Lee is participating in the 2014 iConference, presenting a workshop position paper titled “The notion of collection: A retrospective overview,” March 4, 2014. iConference2014 Digital Collection Contexts: Intellectual and Organizational Functions at Scale iConference 2014 Workshop Berlin, Germany [Read more ...]
Hur-Li Lee: Scholar Research Grant from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange
Dr. Hur-Li Lee has been awarded a Scholar Research Grant from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange to research traditional Chinese knowledge organization The $27,120 grant will support Dr. Lee as she works on a book tentatively titled [Read more ...]
Former SOIS PhD student Dr. Jihee Beak successfully defended her dissertation “A child-driven metadata schema: A holistic analysis of children’s cognitive processes and book selection behaviors” on May 1st, 2014, and was awarded the doctoral degree on May 18th, 2014.
IOrg Lecture Metadata Capital 2: The Metaphor Extended Jane Greenberg Professor School of Information and Library Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill April 22, 2014 12:00 – 2:30PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Lunch [Read more ...]
IOrg Lecture: Digital Humanities and Libraries Eric Lease Morgan Digital Projects Librarian University of Notre Dame April 10, 2014 12:00 – 2:00pm NWQB 3511 Lunch will be served This presentation outlines a current trend in some academic libraries, specifically, the [Read more ...]
IOrg Lecture: Knowledge Uprooted Scott Weingart Ph.D. Candidate, Indiana University March 5, 2014 11:15 – 1:45PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Lunch will be served. Abstract In the first millennium CE, western thinkers saw knowledge the [Read more ...]