Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Folksonomies

The October/November 2007 issue of the Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology includes a special section on Folksonomies.
  • Introduction: Folksonomies and Image Tagging: Seeing the Future? by Diane Neal, Guest Editor
  • Why Are They Tagging, and Why Do We Want Them To? by P. Jason Morrison
  • Trouble in Paradise: Conflict Management and Resolution in Social Classification Environments by Chris Landbeck
  • Image Indexing: How Can I Find a Nice Pair of Italian Shoes? by Elaine Ménard
  • Flickr Image Tagging: Patterns Made Visible by Joan Beaudoin
Seen on Christina's LIS Rant.

1 comment:

Chris Schwartz said...

David, Thanks for posting about this issue on folksonomies and tagging. (It's an area I don't read enough about.) The article on Google looks interesting also.