Build up your knowledge of how we make information objects classifiable and retrievable. Practice writing metadata descriptions. Sort through types of indexing languages. Get a top-to-bottom view of how to analyse websites, databases and texts.
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Basic principles involved in structuring information objects and creating the metadata which makes them retrievable. Topics include information structures, hypertext, databases, automatic and derived indexing, metadata and description, document type definitions (DTDs) and schemas, indexing languages, and standards and subject analysis.
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