Knowledge Organization Research Group (KOrg) Lecture: Implementation and Internationalization of RDA Pat Riva Bibliographic Standards Librarian Cataloguing Directorate for Heritage Collections Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec Montreal, Canada Thursday, March 26, 2015 4:00 – 5:30pm Golda Meir Library 4th [Read more ...]
The Big Deal: 3rd Milwaukee Conference on Ethics in Knowledge Organization May 28-29, 2015 Milwaukee, WI The role of ethics in knowledge organization has moved from the background to the foreground. Objectivity and literary warrant alone have been shown to [Read more ...]
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 ...]
Jane Greenberg: “Metadata Capital: Automating Metadata Workflows and Simulating Predictive Values” (Presentation, February 12, 2015)
KOrg Presentation: Metadata Capital: Automating Metadata Workflows and Simulating Predictive Values Dr. Jane Greenberg Alice B. Kroeger Professor College of Computing & Informatics Drexel University February 12, 2015 12:30 – 2:00 PM The Metadata Capital Initiative (MetaDataCAPT’L) was launched with [Read more ...]
Doctoral Research in Knowledge Organization November 13, 2014 12:00 – 2:00 PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI Presenters: Inkyoung Choi “Is User Studies User-oriented? Domain analytic approach to User Studies in Knowledge Organization” Melodie Joy Fox “Medical [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.