Web Information Management

1st Edition

A Cross-Disciplinary Textbook

Print ISBN: 9781843342731
eBook ISBN: 9781780631899
Imprint: Chandos Publishing
Published Date: 31st May 2007
Page Count: 372
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This is a cross-disciplinary text book on web-based information management for students, faculty and practitioners (in business, industry and government). The Web has emerged as a universal space of information, occasioning proliferation of electronic publications. Though efforts have been made in developing tools and methods such as search engines, metadata, portals, subject directories and subject gateways aimed at enhancing the organization of and accessibility to information on the web, more remains to be done. The book addresses gaps in the existing web-based tools and methods for information management.

Key Features

  • Cross disciplinary e.g. information science, information systems, computer science, business and records management
  • Addresses topical issues in web information management such as content management, e-records readiness, e-government, portals and intranets, open source software, emerging technologies-WiMax, Bluetooth, etc.
  • Targets audience in tertiary education, government, business and industry


Students, faculty and practitioners (in business, industry and government)

Table of Contents

Internet and World Wide Web applications; Information and knowledge management; Content management; E-records management; Electronic mail management; Digital literacy; E-government; Electronic publishing; Intranets and web portals; Web-based reference services; Organising internet resources; Open source software; Emerging information and communication technologies and applications; Information security; E-readiness assessment and information access; Managing copyright in a digital environment; Disaster management in a digital environment; Conclusion.


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…interesting and useful material., Information Research