Arts and Recreation

Partage Plus Vocabulary

"The PARTAGE PLUS VOCABULARY is a structured multilingual controlled vocabulary. It consists of components for the enrichment of metadata created for cultural heritage objects relating to Art Nouveau aesthetic production encompassing the visual arts, crafts and architecture, - referencing to and mainly based on the Art & Architecture Thesaurus of the Getty Research Institute.

Gale Sports and Recreation Thesaurus

The Gale Sports and Recreation Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Social Sciences Thesaurus in the narrower domain of specific sports, sporting events, hobbies, and other recreational activities, whether engaged in by individuals or groups, amateurs, or professionals, for simple pleasure or competitive success. Also covered is the business of sports. Examples of subject descriptors in this thesaurus include sprinting, long-distance running races, arena football, windsurfing, safaris, bird watching, and stamp collecting.

Gale Performing Arts Thesaurus

The Gale Performing Arts Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Humanities Thesaurus. This thesaurus includes subject areas related to acting and drama, comedy, entertainers, music, dance, films, opera, and theater. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes. The thesaurus contains 1,326 preferred terms/concepts (2019) and is continually updated.

Gale Fine Arts Thesaurus

The Gale Fine Arts Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Arts and Humanities Thesaurus. This thesaurus includes subject areas related to the visual arts, and their venues, practice, theory, and teaching, as well as art occupations, cultural movements, design, handicraft, and art types. Specific areas include drawing, painting, ceramics, fashion, photography, craftwork, architecture, design, sewing, textile arts, book arts, metal arts, and glasswork. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes.

OLAC Video Game Vocabulary

"Video games are extremely popular materials held by both public libraries and academic libraries. There is a compelling need for a robust genre vocabulary for cataloging video games that will aid users in identifying video game titles by genre. (...) The OLAC video game genre vocabulary includes sixty-six genre terms, each with a scope note to help librarians choose the correct term when cataloging video games. The vocabulary is fully cross-referenced and includes authoritative sources to corroborate the usage of the genre term as applied to video games.

Index der Basler Bibliographie zur Historischen Musikpraxis

"Die Basler Bibliographie unterscheidet sich von anderen musikbezogenen Bibliographie-Datenbanken (z.B. RILM, BMS) vor allem durch ihre Disposition (kurz: Index). Mit ihr werden die erfassten Titel genau umschriebenen Themenbereichen zugeordnet. Diese Disposition wurde in die digitale Version übernommen und steht für die Recherche zur Verfügung. So können Themenbereiche auf unvergleichlich präzise Weise eingegrenzt werden."

"The Basle Bibliography differs from all other music-oriented bibliography databases (e.g., RILM, BMS) above all due to its classification scheme (i.e., Index). With it, the recorded titles are assigned to precisely defined subject areas. This classification scheme was taken over into the digital version and can be used for searches. In this way, subject areas can be circumscribed with unparalleled precision."

Thésaurus ArchiRès

"Le thésaurus ArchiRès a été élaboré par le réseau documentaire des écoles d’architecture. Il constitue un outil de travail pour les indexeurs (documentalistes, bibliothécaires) et les usagers des centres de documentation en architecture. Il permet une indexation globale et homogène de l’information reçue: livres, articles de périodiques, travaux d’étudiants, rapports, documents électroniques, etc.