National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis
Unit 051 - Information Organization and Data Structure
- Author(s): 051, CC in GIScience
- Yeung, Albert K.
- Editor(s): Goodchild, Michael F.
- Kemp, Karen K.
- et al.
This unit presents an overview of the terminology and concepts pertaining to information organization and data structure in the context of information science and management. The aim is to provide a general but articulate introduction to the principles and methods of information organization, with special reference to geographic information, that serves as a prerequisite for more advanced studies of data models and database in subsequent units.