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Knowledge Mapping - Christophe Tricot - Bienvenue sur le portail

Knowledge Mapping - Christophe Tricot - Bienvenue sur le portail

The Work of Edward Tufte and Graphics Press Edward Tufte is a statistician and artist, and Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Statistics, and Computer Science at Yale University. He wrote, designed, and self-published 4 classic books on data visualization. The New York Times described ET as the "Leonardo da Vinci of data," and Business Week as the "Galileo of graphics." He is now writing a book/film The Thinking Eye and constructing a 234-acre tree farm and sculpture park in northwest Connecticut, which will show his artworks and remain open space in perpetuity. He founded Graphics Press, ET Modern gallery/studio, and Hogpen Hill Farms LLC. Visual Display of Quantitative Information 200 pages Envisioning Information 128 pages Visual Explanations 160 pages Beautiful Evidence 214 pages Same paper and printing as in original clothbound editions. All 4 clothbound books, autographed by author $150 Available directly from Graphics Press. Die visuelle Darstellung quantitativer Informationen, (200 Seiten), $12 数量情報の視覚的表示, (200 ページ)、$12

all streets All of the streets in the lower 48 United States: an image of 26 million individual road segments. No other features (such as outlines or geographic features) have been added to this image, however they emerge as roads avoid mountains, and sparse areas convey low population. This began as an example I created for a student in the fall of 2006, and I just recently got a chance to document it properly. Alaska and Hawaii were initially left out for simplicity's sake, but I felt guilty because of the sad emails received from zipdecode visitors. Unfortunately, the two states don't "work" because there aren't enough roads to outline their shape, so I left them out permanently. San Francisco A detail of the West shows the relative lack of roads in mountainous areas, punctuated by the densely populated Bay Area. Kansas City The white blocks seem to be rural routes and unnamed roads, their alignment to lat/lon boundaries suggests differences in how adjacent counties identify streets. The Great Lakes

Approaches to Knowledge Organization by Birger Hjørland Courtesy of Maria Teresa Biagetti: Presentation of the talk by Birger Hjørland on "Approaches to Knowledge Organization (KO)" at the School for Archivists and Librarians, University of Rome "La Sapienza", on 20 April 2007 is available at "I believe the best way to prepare students for the future in KO is to provide a critical review of approaches available and cooperate in the discipline to establish the best possible theoretical ground for evaluating existing technologies and providing excellent KO. I have tried to demonstrate that approaches are associated with theories of knowledge such as positivism, rationalism, empiricism, pragmatism and post-modernism. Enquête de sens

SpatialKey Data Visualization and Mapping - Home Hjørland’s Semantics and Knowledge Organization, pt. 1 Hjørland, Birger. “Semantics and Knowledge Organization.” ARIST 41 (2007): 367-405. Originally read 18 June 2007 because it was cited by Zhang, J. (2007). Ontology and the Semantic Web. Re-read 28-29 Sep 2007 for two reasons: (1) Seems vastly relevant to my CAS project and (2) it is one of two articles referenced for Dr. I will not be explicating this article as such here. While some of my questions will be more directly to myself, please feel free to chime in on any of them. I think my primary complaint about this article revolves around just what does Hjørland mean by “semantics?” So, semantics is broader than just the word. I will add section headings along with page numbers to help give a better idea of where I am in the text. Introduction: The Importance of Semantics for Information Science Just a few months ago I would have taken this to be completely acceptable. I see no way out of saying that this is a stipulative definition. Quote from Soergel on thesauri (368). On KOS: Do they?

Knowledge organization The term knowledge organization (KO) (or "organization of knowledge", "organization of information" or "information organization") designates a field of study related to Library and Information Science (LIS). In this meaning, KO is about activities such as document description, indexing and classification performed in libraries, databases, archives etc. These activities are done by librarians, archivists, subject specialists as well as by computer algorithms. KO as a field of study is concerned with the nature and quality of such knowledge organizing processes (KOP) as well as the knowledge organizing systems (KOS) used to organize documents, document representations and concepts. There exist different historical and theoretical approaches to and theories about organizing knowledge, which are related to different views of knowledge, cognition, language, and social organization. Traditional human-based activities are increasingly challenged by computer-based retrieval techniques.

Le documentaliste juridique entre bibliothécaire et "knowledge worker" : une évolution - Un blog pour l'information juridique PlanSynthèseLittérature sur le secteur juridique (documentalistes et paralegals)Littérature hors secteur juridiquePlus annexes, mais quand même En 2004, trois collègues documentalistes juridiques et moi-même nous avons créé un groupe de travail informel pour réfléchir sur l’évolution de notre profession [1]. En quelques mots : sommes nous toujours utiles et sur quoi ? Synthèse La réponse est : oui — sinon, nous aurions disparu :-) —, mais notre métier a beaucoup changé. Nous ne sommes et ne serons plus de simples conservateurs-catalogueurs de publications papier. Lesquelles ? Et, évidemment, nous devons nous remettre en question et nous adapter. Revue de détail à travers les articles suivants : Littérature sur le secteur juridique (documentalistes et paralegals) Paralegals and legal assistants / U.S. Littérature hors secteur juridique