GO | School for Information
Educating information professionals for the future
After years of preparation, a completely new version of the metadata standard RDA (Resource Description and Access) came into effect on December 15, 2020. The standard is now fully in line with principles and practices that are common to linked data.
In times of Information Overload it is not easy to be noticed on Social Media. At the samen time are Social Media essential in communication to customers, users of your services and your target adience. Choosing the right platform and right content for the selected audience is key for succes!
The secret of effective and efficient searching for information lies in the skill to formulate a clear research question, a structured approach and the right search strategy.
MARC is of great importance for the digital exchange of information. It is widely used as the standard format for bibliographic data. An Information specialists has every reason to get to know MARC 21
Internet search? It all seems so easy. Just Google and you will always find the right relevant information. Or don’t you? We, as Information Specialists, all know there is often a lot more to be found than the first page of Google results.
Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), Internet of Things (IoT), drones, robotics and blockchain technology, are all examples of fourth industrial revolution (4IR/IR 4.0) technologies.
Finding content is more than just search: metadata, tags and keywords are an important aspect of improving the findability of content. However, adding these tags to content, also called indexing, is not as easy as it might seem.
From 29 - 31 March the Depart of Librarie and Information Studies (DLIS) of the University of the West Indies celebrates its 50th anniversary with an online symposium. With a series of presentations, panel discussions and workshops DLIS@50 will be celebrating...
GO | School for Information takes part in this Spring's CIL Connect as exhibitioner and provider of a workhop on the importance of marketing skills for modern library professionals. Computers in Libraries Connect, organized and produced by Information Today, Inc.,...
This Autumn GO | Schoof for Information provides a wide range of online course for Librarians, Information Specialist and Information Professionals. All courses will be online with ZOOM. We offer all courses in as an incompany or tailor made training as well! Please...
For more then 65 years GO | School for Information is specialist educator in the field of Information Services. We offer a wide range of courses for information professionals. All activities are practical and immediately applicable in your daily work.
An Information Hero is like a superhero, but instead of dealing with natural disaster, creepy criminals or lifethreathening situations he / she deals with the superpower of information!