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Review of Information Architecture for the World Wide Web (2nd edition)

DigitalWeb has a review ready of the book Information Architecture for the World Wide Web (2nd edition), by Louis Rosenfeld and Peter Morville. Here's the conclusion of reviewer James McNally:

"Information Architecture for the World Wide Web is an introductory course in a discipline of which we are all slowly becoming practitioners. That it is such an enjoyable course is due entirely to the knowledge and experience of the authors. Their humility, evident in their willingness to point the reader to other sources of information, is also refreshing. The mixture of theoretical and practical material is particularly useful, especially the chapter on "selling" the need for information architecture in a skeptical, post-"Bubble" economy. I'm confident that this book can teach almost anyone the beginnings of what they need to know about how to define a web site's structure to facilitate information retrieval. Or, to cut the jargon, to make a web site work."

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Henrik Olsen - August 29, 2002

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There's is an interview with Louis Rosenfeld and Peter Morville about the book at WebReference.

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  • Interview with the authors

Henrik Olsen | August 30, 2002

 

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