The North American Symposium on Knowledge Organization (NASKO) is holding a conference in Toronto at the Faculty of Information Studies, UofT, on June 14th and 15th. This will be an excellent opportunity to hear about developments in bibliographic control and classification by members of the North American chapter of the International Society for Knowledge Organization (ISKO).
Here’s a small sampling of scheduled presentations:
- Exploring Classification as Conversation, David M. Pimentel, Syracuse University
- Beyond Retrieval: A Proposal to Expand the Design Space of Classification, Melanie Feinberg, University of Washington
- Faceted Navigation and Browsing Features in New OPACs: A More Robust Solution to Problems of Information Seekers?, La Barre, University of Illinois
- In the Margins: Reflections on Scribbles, Knowledge Organization, and Access, June Abbas SUNY Buffalo
To top it off this 2 day conference is only $57 dollars! For more information and online registration visit the conference website available at: http://www.slais.ubc.ca/users/iskona/events.html.