378 Higher education (Tertiary education)

Thesaurus for Use in College and University Archives

"The approximately 1,300 terms in this thesaurus come from many sources; before weeding, there were nearly 5,000 seed terms that originated in several existing controlled and uncontrolled vocabularies. A few terms have been added by the editor to fill obvious omissions in the hierarchy, and reference has been made both to the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) thesaurus and to Helen Willa Samuels’s Varsity Letters for enlightenment and clarity, although neither of these sources was incorporated.

Illinois Researcher Information Service Keyword Thesaurus

"IRIS (Illinois Researcher Information Service) has been replaced by the grants database service GrantForward, hosted and managed by Cazoodle, Inc. GrantForward features enhanced search and user account interfaces, as well as an administrative console for generating usage reports and managing grants for your institution. IRIS' Subject Keywords have been renamed 'Categories' within the Grant Forward system. These categories represent a curated list of disciplines that a grant belongs to. These categories can be queried directly in the Advanced Search.