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ERIC Number: EJ616712
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0146-5422
Humans Do It Better: Inside the Open Directory Project.
Sherman, Chris
Online, v24 n4 p43-44,46,48-50 Jul-Aug 2000
Explains the Open Directory Project (ODP), an attempt to catalog the World Wide Web by creating a human-compiled Web directory. Discusses the history of the project; open source models; the use of volunteer editors; quality control; problems and complaints; and use of ODP data by commercial services such as Google. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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