ERIC Number: ED458885
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
ASIST 2001: Information in a Networked World--Harnessing the Flow. Proceedings of the ASIST Annual Meeting (64th, Washington, DC, November 3-8, 2001).
Aversa, Elizabeth, Ed.; Manley, Cynthia, Ed.
The theme of the 2001 "ASIST" (American Society for Information Science and Technology) annual conference is "Information in a Networked World," which covers a broad range of theory and practice in information science. The program includes 52 refereed papers, 46 SIG and panel sessions, and 33 poster presentations. Topics include: digital libraries; data mining; multimedia retrieval; taxonomies; information seeking; visualization; education; interface design; technologies for communication; knowledge management; computer technologies for sharing artifacts; information seeking/user studies; access to the Internet and communities; information seeking/text summarization; Web information architecture; bibliometrics; and uses of classification in Web research and management. This proceedings volume is arranged in three parts. Part 1 consists of contributed papers arranged by topic in order of presentation at the conference. Part 2 is comprised of SIG and panel sessions, again in the order of presentation. Part 3 includes the poster sessions according to the day of their presentation. (The two plenary sessions are not included in the proceedings.) Includes author/speaker and subject indexes. (AEF)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Computer Mediated Communication, Computer Oriented Programs, Electronic Libraries, Information Management, Information Networks, Information Retrieval, Information Science, Information Seeking, Information Services, Information Technology, Information Theory, Internet, World Wide Web
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Society for Information Science, Washington, DC.
Note: For individual conference papers, see IR 544 874-926 in CIJE). For the 2000 proceedings, see ED 447 802.