Effectiveness of Information Resources and Services
Session coordinator: Ladislav Svršek, Albertina icome Bratislava, s.r.o.
Time and venue: May 25, 1:30 PM - 4:45 PM, Vencovsky Aula
Using Taxonomies for Knowledge Exploration in Subject Gateways
Marcin Roszkowski, National Library, Poland
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The paper presents results of the study conducted on the use of taxonomies in subject gateways. The goal of research was the analysis of methods and tools for information organization. The paper presents static and dynamic models of taxonomies as a tools for knowledge exploration and access to information. This includes qualitative and quantitative analysis of structure and usage of traditional indexing languages as a source for vocabularies and taxonomies framework.
Author's professional CV
Marcin Roszkowski Education: PhD in Library and Information Science. Institution: National Library of Poland Community: Member of International Society for Knowledge Organization (ISKO) Interests: Networked knowledge organization systems: taxonomies, folksonomies, ontologies. SKOS (Simple Knowledge Organisation Systems), RDA (Resource Descriptiom and Access)