Manual information organization vs automated methods: The link to different types of search goals

I presented at the UK Chapter of the International Society for Knowledge Organization (ISKO) in London this month. A link to the presentation and paper are Here

Some practitioners within enterprises believe manual and automated tagging are contradictory mutually exclusive approaches. To use both is inefficient.

The paper presents a ‘best of both worlds’ model, where manual and automated techniques for tagging, categorization and classification are linked to search goals. This paper argues they augment one another, for a best of both worlds approach avoiding, “The Tyranny of the OR“.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s