Tuesday, November 12, 2002

Facet Analysis

Towards a knowledge structure for high performance subject access and retrieval within managed digital collections is being researched in the UK.
This research will focus on application of such this method in the field of humanities and will try to answer on the following questions:
  • Is FAT useful for developing the kind of complex knowledge structures we need in order to access digital materials
  • How might classification structure based on FAT provide innovative access to digital materials?
  • How might FAT facilitiate cross-disciplinary access?