Any system-human, animal, or machine - that encodes and retrieves information.
A cognitive understanding or memory, emphasizing how information is changed when it is encoded, stored and retrieved.
One of the three basic tasks of memory, involving the modification of information to fit the preferred format for the memory system.
One of the tree basic tasks of memory, involving the retention of encoded material over time.
The third basic task of memory, involving the location and recovery of information from memory.
An especailly clear and persistent form of memory that is quite rare; sometimes known as "photographic memory".
Human memory is an information-processing system that works constructively to encode, store, and retrieve information.