Is Hierarchical Classification Going the Way of the Dodo?
Anonymous Patron writes: "Seattle Times technology reporter Kim Peterson Takes A Look At how people organize their own little digital libraries. It seems no matter how good desktop search gets, people still want to classify, to order, to sort their information in ways that will help them find it again on their own. The University of Washington's Information School wants to become a leader in this field. It has devoted people and projects to this growing area, and last month held what its researchers said was the first-ever conference on personal information management."