Explorations in indexing and abstracting : pointing, virtue, and power /
Brian C. O'Connor.
- Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1996.
- xiii, 182 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Library and information science text series .
Includes bibliographical references and index.
This text focuses on how people seek information. Drawing on a range of intellectual resources - from information theory and classic literature to Beethoven and MTV - Brian O'Connor considers the basic question of how we can index and abstract our information so that the user can actually find it.