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Heather Hedden

Data & Knowledge Engineer
Semantic Web Company, USA
author of The Accidental Taxonomist

Picture of Heather HeddenHeather Hedden is a Data and Knowledge Engineer with Semantic Web Company (vendor of PoolParty software) has been a taxonomist for over 25 years for various employers and as an independent consultant. Heather has designed and developed taxonomies, thesauri, ontologies, and metadata schema for internal/enterprise and externally published content. She presents and gives workshops on taxonomy creation at numerous conferences and through Hedden Information Management she teaches online courses and workshops in taxonomy creation. Heather is author of The Accidental Taxonomist, 3rd edition (Information Today, Inc., 2022).


Computers in Libraries Connect 2020

Computers in Libraries 2018

  • Monday, April 16, 2018
    • 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. W10: Designing & Maintaining Practical Taxonomies
  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018
    • 2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Customer-Focused Thesauri