Social sciences


"Los er en felles terminologi for offentlige tjenester med et brukerorientert vokabular. Los består i dag av rundt 500 emneord og har over 2900 hjelpeord (synonym, tidligere emner osv) som kan brukes for gjenkjennelig kategorisering av innhold og ressurser på tvers av portaler og til å hjelpe brukere til å finne frem."

User-oriented vocabulary for public services in Norway, maintained by the Norwegian Digitalisation Agency. Los consists of around 500 concepts and over 2900 alternative labels (synonyms, former names, etc.) that can be used for categorization of content and resources across portals and to help users navigate.

Tesauro Unesp

Tesauro é um sistema de organização do conhecimento científico composto de palavras-chave (descritores) relacionadas semântica e genericamente conforme áreas de conhecimento. É utilizado como instrumento para organização, indexação e recuperação da informação em bases de dados.

The UNESP Thesaurus has vocabulary with specialized terms from the areas of knowledge of its teaching, research and extension activities. It is built with the combination of controlled vocabularies from the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH), Terminology from the National Library of Brazil (BN) Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) and Health Sciences Descriptors (DeCS) in MARC21 authority records.

Systematik der Fächergruppen, Lehr- und Forschungsbereiche und Fachgebiete

Fächersystematik der Statistischen Bundesamts für Statistiken im Bereich "Personal an Hochschulen". Die insgesamt 736 Systematikstellen verteilen sich auf drei hierarchische Ebenen:

- 10 Fächergruppen
81 Lehr- und Forschungsbereiche
645 Fachgebiete

Bokbasen Thesaurus

Bokbasen har en hierarkisk tesaurus med kontrollerte frittstående emneord. Tesaurusen ble etablert på 1980-tallet, og blir kontinuerlig vedlikeholdt og videreutviklet av Bokbasens katalogavdeling. Filen inneholder de fem hovedkategoriene emner, form, sjanger, tid og sted, på bokmål og nynorsk.

Bokbasen has a hierarchical thesaurus with controlled free-standing keywords. The thesaurus was established in the 1980s, and is continuously maintained and further developed by Bokbasen's catalog department. The file contains the five main categories of topics, form, genre, time and place, in Bokmål and Nynorsk.

Out On The Shelves Classification System

This project, undertaken during the summer of 2018 intended to build a system that is reflective of the mission and values of the Out On The Shelves Library, namely to "foster a free, accessible, and safe space for LGBTQ2IA+ people and their allies to discover and share stories and resources centering on LGBTQ2IA+ experiences" (About: Out On The Shelves) To this end, goals for the new system – approved by the volunteer team at Out On The Shelves Library during the planning process – include updated language, logical order and arrangement to enhance the browsing experience, as well as ensuri

Gale Transportation Thesaurus

The Gale Transportation Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Technology Thesaurus in the narrower domain of modes and mediums of transportation, except for those whose main application is military - such as troop transports, battleships, military aircraft, and tanks. Aside from the obligatory planes, trains, and automobiles, transportation also includes things such as forklifts, conveyor belts, and any other device or means for getting something or someone from one point to another including roads, tunnels, and bridges.

Gale Taxation Thesaurus

The Gale Taxation Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Business Thesaurus in the narrower domain of the processes associated with the assessment and collection of federal, state, and municipal taxes. It includes terms related to tax administration, policy, law, rates, credits, exemptions, incentives, shelters, penalties, and liens. This thesaurus also includes terms related to income tax, corporate taxes, sales tax, withholding tax, estate taxes, social security taxes, use taxes, tariffs, tax treaties, tax reform, and tax planning.

Gale Sociology Thesaurus

The Gale Sociology Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Social Sciences Thesaurus in the narrower domain of the practice of sociology and the study of complex human societies, social groups (from families to nations), and the institutions, processes, movements, issues, and behavior related to those groupings. It includes subfields such as political sociology and methods of sociology. Also provided are terms for social arrangements like slavery, intergroup relations, and concubinage. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes.

Gale Social Sciences Thesaurus

The Gale Social Sciences thesaurus is a large thesaurus in the domain of anthropology, economics, education, geography, history, law, library science, political science, psychology, sociology, and sports/recreation. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes. The thesaurus contains 13,614 preferred terms/concepts (2019) and is continually updated.