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The Resource Find it fast : extracting expert information from social networks, big data, tweets, and more, Robert I. Berkman

Find it fast : extracting expert information from social networks, big data, tweets, and more, Robert I. Berkman

Label
Find it fast : extracting expert information from social networks, big data, tweets, and more
Title
Find it fast
Title remainder
extracting expert information from social networks, big data, tweets, and more
Statement of responsibility
Robert I. Berkman
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Go beyond Google to mine big data and social media. Author Robert Berkman gives expert advice on how to search the internet to locate the best information sources, how to find and utilize the professionals behind those sources, and how to combine these techniques to complete an information search on any subject. This fully updated 6th edition includes how to search beyond Google, leveraging big data in the search process, and how to search the social web. Readers will also find expert advice on how to know if a site is a trusted source; understanding how and why sources differ; using precision search strategies and taming information overload; and finding, evaluating, and identifying experts. Whether it's consumer advice, information for a job or project, facts for starting a new business, or answers to questions on obscure topics, Find It Fast is the perfect resource for learning to hone one's internet searching skills"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berkman, Robert I
Dewey number
025.0425
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information retrieval
  • Research
  • Internet searching
  • Search engines
  • Information resources
  • COMPUTERS / Internet / General
  • COMPUTERS / Web / Search Engines
  • Information resources
  • Information retrieval
  • Internet searching
  • Research
  • Search engines
Label
Find it fast : extracting expert information from social networks, big data, tweets, and more, Robert I. Berkman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Super sources: the cream of the crop -- Libraries: still valuable in the digital age -- Search engines, precision search strategies, and taming information -- The social search: tapping into your networks -- Truth, lies, and influence: determining credibility in a trending social media world -- Identifying experts: who they are, where to find them -- Making the connection: getting access to an expert -- Talking with experts: strategies for getting inside information -- Wrapping it up: organizing and writing up your results and the expert review -- Troubleshooting: typical questions information seekers ask
Control code
1489252
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xxiv, 312 pages
Isbn
9781937290047
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015019680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781937290047
  • (OCoLC)910993759
Label
Find it fast : extracting expert information from social networks, big data, tweets, and more, Robert I. Berkman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Super sources: the cream of the crop -- Libraries: still valuable in the digital age -- Search engines, precision search strategies, and taming information -- The social search: tapping into your networks -- Truth, lies, and influence: determining credibility in a trending social media world -- Identifying experts: who they are, where to find them -- Making the connection: getting access to an expert -- Talking with experts: strategies for getting inside information -- Wrapping it up: organizing and writing up your results and the expert review -- Troubleshooting: typical questions information seekers ask
Control code
1489252
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xxiv, 312 pages
Isbn
9781937290047
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015019680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781937290047
  • (OCoLC)910993759

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