This book covers the key aspects of information architecture: core elements of information management, indexing, cataloguing and classification - organising and recording information in the digital environment. Information Architecture for Information Professionals also focuses on design, specifically user-centred design: designing information systems that support the needs of users, by providing attractive, intuitive interfaces that support a range of information tasks and accommodate a range of individual resources.
- Aimed at information professionals - existing texts in this emerging area are primarily aimed at web managers
- A straight forward introduction to the area
Practitioners and students of Library and Information Science
Information architecture: An introduction; The preliminaries; Searching and finding; Documents and document description; Interface and display design; Management and maintenance; Evaluation.
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- 28th February 2007
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The pedagogical merit of the text is heightened by examples, figures, cases, lists of further readings, and ideas for exercises., Information Research