Social sciences

Nga Upoko Tukutuku

"The list of over 1,000 headings and their associated references is appropriate for use at a public library level. The purpose is to provide a structured path to subjects that Maori customers can relate to and use to find material in libraries. It is not intended to be used as a dictionary. It has been developed so that cataloguers and descriptive archivists have a reliable and comprehensive resource to use when describing material either in or about Maori. It will be used by the National Library of New Zealand to enhance its service to Maori library users.

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander Studies Thesauri

"Pathways contains the terms we use to describe the items in the AIATSIS Collections. Including, a thesaurus for subjects relating to Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studies, language groups and people, and place names.
The Subject Thesaurus contains the AIATSIS Library's in-house, faceted subject headings. It reflects AIATSIS' exclusive interest in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studies. Where possible, the choice of headings tries to reflect Indigenous perspectives.

National Museum of the American Indian Reference Lists (Thesauri)

"The following reference lists represent NMAI controlled terminologies in their respective hierarchies. Use these reference lists if you are in doubt about what terms are used or how they should be entered for searches. If you cannot quickly locate a term you may use your browser's 'Find' ('Ctrl' + 'F') option combination to see if a term is listed. When you click on a term in a Reference List, a search is automatically performed across all applicable collections categories. Peoples/Cultures Thesaurus Reference List: Includes the six highest levels of cultural terms used in this website.

Kulttuurien tutkimuksen asiasanasto

"Asiasanastoon on koottu keskeistä terminologiaa folkloristiikan, kulttuuriantropologian, etnomusikologian, uskontotieteen (erityisesti kansanuskon tutkimuksen) ja kansatieteen alalta. Sanastossa on 1566 varsinaista asiasanaa sekä 376 suomen- ja 288 englanninkielistä ohjaustermiä, jotka opastavat hyväksytyn asiasanan käyttöön. Asiasanoja voi hakea aakkosellista listaa selaamalla tai sanahakuna. Kulttuurien tutkimuksen asiasanasto on sisällönkuvailun ja aiheenmukaisen tiedonhaun apuväline, joka auttaa asiasanoittajia ja tiedonhakijoita käyttämään yhteistä terminologiaa.

"Asia glossary contains key terminology folklore studies, cultural anthropology, ethnomusicology, comparative religion (especially the people of faith study) and ethnology in. The glossary provides 1566 actual key words, as well as 376 Finnish and 288 English-language control term, which guides the approved thing word use. Key words can apply for an alphabetical listing by browsing or by keyword search .

Iwi-Hapū Names List

"It is derived from the waka, iwi and hapū names in He Puna Kupu Māori and Tāpuhi and has been reviewed by Te Taura Whiri (Māori Language Commission). This list has been developed for the wider library and archives communities and will be used by the National Library of New Zealand to enhance its service to Māori library users. However it should not be seen as authoritative beyond its intended purpose for use in libraries and archives."

Thesaurus géographique pour l'ethnologie

"GeoEthno est un thesaurus géographique conçu pour l’indexation géographique de documents dans le domaine de l’anthropologie. C’est un outil documentaire permettant d’établir une liste normalisée de mots-clés qui pourront être utilisés pour l’indexation et l’interrogation de la base de données bibliographique de la bibliothèque Eric-de-Dampierre (le 'catalogue') et plus largement dans les autres bibliothèques du 'Réseau ethnologie'."

"GeoEthno is a geographical thesaurus designed for the geographic indexing of documents in the field of anthropology and is a documentary tool for establishing a standardized list of keywords that can be used for indexing and / Questioning the bibliographic database of the Eric-de-Dampierre library (the 'catalog') and more broadly in the other libraries of the 'Ethnology Network'. "

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Subject Thesaurus

"Bienvenue au Thésaurus des sujets d'Affaires autochtones et du Nord Canada (TSA) qui a été mis au point pour rendre plus efficace l'extraction de données d'Affaires autochtones et du Nord Canada (AANC). Un thésaurus des sujets est une liste de mots‑clés sujets qui peut servir à indexer ou à classer des documents concernant un sujet particulier. Ces mots‑clés sujets peuvent ensuite être utilisés par des moteurs de recherche pour obtenir des résultats pertinents sur un sujet donné.

"Welcome to the Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Subject Thesaurus (IST), which was developed to make retrieval of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) information more efficient. A subject thesaurus is a list of subject keywords that can be used to index or classify documents that are about a particular topic. These subject keywords can then be used by search engines to provide relevant results pertaining to a particular subject.

American Museum of Natural History/Division of Anthropology/Collections Thesaurus

"This thesaurus is based upon the Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) produced by The Getty Research Institute and follows as closely as possible its theoretical model for the organization of concepts (categories). Where the AAT differs in its description of an object or concept found in the AMNH collection, the AMNH term is inserted into the appropriate position in the existing AAT hierarchy. It was designed to demonstrate the capabilities of a thesaurus in searching across the AMNH anthropological collections and to generate feedback from researchers and the public.

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