From Thesauri to the Semantic Web
- Piet de Keyser, Katholieke Hogeschool Leuven, Belgium
Indexing describes various traditional and novel indexing techniques, giving information professionals and students of library and information sciences a broad and comprehensible introduction to indexing. This title consists of twelve chapters: an Introduction to subject readings and theasauri; Automatic indexing versus manual indexing; Techniques applied in automatic indexing of text material; Automatic indexing of images; The black art of indexing moving images; Automatic indexing of music; Taxonomies and ontologies; Metadata formats and indexing; Tagging; Topic maps; Indexing the web; and The Semantic Web.
Practitioners and students of Library and Information Science
- Published: September 2012
- Imprint: Chandos Publishing
- ISBN: 978-1-84334-292-2