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Adam Trachtenberg is the Director of the LinkedIn Developer Network, where he oversees developer relations and marketing for the LinkedIn Platform. Before LinkedIn, Adam worked at eBay in platform product management and marketing. Even earlier, he co-founded Student.Com and TVGrid.com. Adam is the author of PHP Cookbook and Upgrading to PHP 5. He lives in San Francisco.

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Library OPAC Metadata Record Clusters for Fiction

This is the academic-sounding title for my online card catalog redesign project. My design improves author and title searching by grouping results by thematic categories. The HTML interface uses a three-column layout to provide relative context to a searcher for easier database browsing. Elements from physical catalogs are incorporated into this design, for greater comfort to non-computer savvy patrons. I worked on this for my Interaction Design class.

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