Construction of Social Metadata Framework for Organizing Social Tags

태그 조직화를 위한 소셜 메타데이터 프레임워크 구축

  • 이승민 (숙명여자대학교 문과대학 문헌정보학과)
  • Received : 2014.10.22
  • Accepted : 2014.11.06
  • Published : 2014.11.30


Although social metadata has strengths in creating amount of user-contributed resource descriptions, its function is limited because of its non-systematic characteristics. This research proposed an alternative approach to semantic organization of social metadata. It analyzed the semantics of tags created in LibraryThing in order to provide bibliographic categories for describing information resources. Social information Architecture is adopted in generating the bibliographic categories so that social metadata framework can be constructed. This framework can provide the conceptual foundations for semantically organizing social metadata and is expected to be applied to the existing approaches to automatically organize social metadata.


Supported by : 숙명여자대학교


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