INFORMATION ORGANIZATION, CURATION & ACCESS
LIS9002 Course @ Western
How do you organize information in libraries and other contexts?
From the Library of Alexandria to the Library of Congress.
Classification Theory and Bibliographic description.
Big Data and Folksonomies.
How do you turn semi-structured textual data into meaningful information?
Natural Language Processing (NLP) basics. Applications: MT, IE, Sentiment Analysis, SpeechRec, AutoSum, etc. Python, a scripting language for NLP (optional).
As a teacher I believe in clarity of thought, creativity, and interaction.