Apa yang dimaksud dengan ilmu informasi?

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Definition of information science : the collection, classification, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of recorded knowledge treated both as a pure and as an applied science
“Information science.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/information%20science”

(noun) the study of the nature, collection, and management of information and of its uses, especially involving computer storage and retrievals.

Lexico – Oxford
(noun) The study of processes for storing and retrieving information.

Encyclopaedia Britannica
nformation science, discipline that deals with the processes of storing and transferring information. It attempts to bring together concepts and methods from various disciplines such as library science, computer science and engineering, linguistics, psychology, and other technologies in order to develop techniques and devices to aid in the handling—that is, in the collection, organization, storage, retrieval, interpretation, and use—of information. The transfer of information through time requires the existence of some storage medium, which is designated a document—hence the term documentation.

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