Ciência da Informação
versión impresa ISSN 0100-1965
MENDONCA, Ercilia Severina. The linguistics and the science of information: studies of an intersection. Ci. Inf. [online]. 2000, vol.29, n.3, pp. 50-70. ISSN 0100-1965. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0100-19652000000300006.
The thematic of the linguistics and of the science of the information, at the present time it gathers some of the main problems of the field of the documentation and of the information. The linguistics, used for the construction of concepts in the field of the human knowledge and the science of the information, responsible for the treatment and the transmission of this knowledge. Breaking of the literature revision, in goods of scientific newspapers of the area, this research highlights seven points where it happens the intersection of the linguistics with the Science of the Information. The outstanding points were: the theoretical; the quantitative, the thematic, the application, the teaching, the technological, and the normative. One of the great problems revealed in the research went to construction of concepts and the representation of information. This verification perpassa for the terminology and of the analisys documentary that will be the field more research in the decade that going to begin.
Palabras clave : Linguistics; Science of the information; Documentary language.