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A [personal-knowledge-management] process.

The core of the process revolves around two collections of notes - Reference Notes which summarise source material and include a link to the source, and the collection of evergreen notes which are written in the interpretive part of the process.

The 20th-century German sociologist [niklas-luhmann] managed to publish 70 books. He credits much of his success to his Zettelkasten, or "slip box."

See also



  1. Luhmann, N. (1992). Communicating with Slip Boxes. In A. Kieserling (Ed.), & M. Kuehn (Trans.), Universität als Milieu: Kleine Schriften (pp. 53–61). page

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