Everything You Need to Know About Taxonomy in One Place

This free online information resource is all about taxonomy: Content and links to everything you need to know about taxonomy in one convenient website. Explore our subject-oriented directory of taxonomies and their publishers; peruse blogs and events about taxonomies; discover taxonomy books and standards; research taxonomy software products; and connect with experts and consulting services.


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 Featured Event

Does your organization get the full value from the information you create? Do you know how to manage that information effectively to better incorporate it into your planning and analysis? Come to the 9th annual Taxonomy Boot Camp on November 5 & 6 to learn about the latest advances in organizing, managing, and integrating information and data from internal and external sources. Don’t miss this opportunity to sharpen your skills, meet new colleagues, explore new technologies and techniques, and be the one who is prepared to bridge the gap between scattered information and purposefully designed taxonomies so you’re the hero in your own organization. More info: http://www.taxonomybootcamp.com/2013/

 Featured Blog

SynapticaCentral provides a well balanced round up of news and views on all aspects of taxonomy, information management, and the organization of digital knowledge. A must read blog on the web at: http://www.synapticacentral.com.

 Taxo Buzz

Click on the Categories menu link to access a subject-oriented guide to the website including ‘Taxo Buzz’ – a taxonomy to help you navigate and discover topics being discussed in our featured blogs, books and publications.

 Featured Book

Linked Data: Evolving the Web into a Global Data Space , by Tom Heath and Christian Bizer, provides both a lucid rationale for why Linked Data is important to the evolution of the web, and a practical how-to guide for structuring and publishing linked data. Besides discussing the principles of Linked Data the book surveys the Web of Data that has emerged through the application of these principles, and describes deployed Linked Data applications and their architecture.

The book is available in hard copy, but the authors have also created an unabridged HTML version, which is available free of charge at http://linkeddatabook.com/book.
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