Expert Classification vs. Folksonomies: Solutions for a Technical Community

Citation Information

Title: Expert Classification vs. Folksonomies: Solutions for a Technical Community
Presenter: John Graybeal
Conference Information: IAMSLIC 2006: Every Continent, Every Ocean
Sponsored by The International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC)
Date: 2006.10.11
Location: Portland, Oregon

Abstract

The Marine Metadata Interoperability project is simultaneously reference catalog, community builder, tool developer, and technology adviser, using old and new knowledge solutions to describe and create best practices. The site itself blends expert categorization of information with community contributions.