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Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

Third order almost sounds like a plan for world semantic domination. I'm hooked. This skinny book gave me some big ideas about how my introduction to cataloging course will feed into the metadata ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Neil Coulter - Goodreads

I read Everything Is Miscellaneous by the pool at the Madang Resort while on vacation this week. That was the right setting for a book like this. David Weinberger's writing is typical "general ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Harald Groven - Goodreads

Excellent introduction to classification systems, with a lot of anecdotes and examples. Weinbergers main point is that while classification systems for physical objects can have only one order ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Frank Ly - Goodreads

Two and a half stars. Fell flat, especially when compared to his newest book, Too Big Too Know. Maybe should have read this one first. The feeling left at the end was..."so what". Meh. Read it if you have to. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Doug Cornelius - Goodreads

A tremendous book to help you think about how things are organized, data, retail, and the future of finding information. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Audrey - Goodreads

This book was used as a textbook for one of my LIS classes. I feel kind of meh about it, it mostly seemed like Weinberger just kept shoving the same points in our faces over and over. Use tagging ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Jgnat - Goodreads

A must-read for the records professional, even as it turns all I've taken for granted on it's head. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Haneen - Goodreads

A fascinating read. How is information organized? How do we access it? Overall, these questions aren't important, but the meaning we take from knowledge is. I will probably have to read this again for ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - John T. Hickey - Goodreads

Proving the usefulness of a college philosophy major, Weinberger fearlessly and enthusiastically reviews all previous efforts to organize reality -- periodic table, Linnaeus' classification, Dewey ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder

User Review  - Adam Marriott - Goodreads

I may have come a little late to the party with this book, it's 2013 and was originally published in 2007. The book starts strong and Weinberger includes many examples to bring depth to his points ... Read full review


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