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Tagging tagging. Analysing user keywords in scientific bibliography management systems.Heckner, Markus; Mühlbacher, Susanne; Wolff, Christian (2007-09)Recently, a growing amount of systems that allow content annotation by their users (= tagging) has been created. Simultaneously a debate on the pros and cons of allowing users to add personal keywords to digital content has arisen. A stable category model for social tags on a linguistic as well as functional level is presented, based on data gathered from the scientific bibliography management tool connotea. Also some initial findings of a comparative analysis of social tags and author keywords are reported.