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CERL Thesaurus

"The CERL Thesaurus File is a unique facility developed to address the particularly European issue that place name and personal names in Europe varied from country to country in the period of hand press printing (1450 - c. 1830). As such, it is an essential research tool for scholars and researchers of the period. The CERL Thesaurus file contains forms of imprint places, imprint names, personal names and corporate names as found in material printed before the middle of the nineteenth century - including variant spellings, forms in Latin and other languages, and fictitious names.

Tesauro ISOC de Topónimos

"Recoge más de 14400 topónimos político-administrativos que representan a 196 países. Este tesauro de topónimos debería servir como complemento imprescindible, para la indización y recuperación en las bases de datos de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas y por lo tanto, se diseña como una herramienta de trabajo documental y sólosecundariamente como una obra de referencia geográfica."

"It collects more than 14400 political-administrative toponyms representing 196 countries. This toponyms thesaurus should serve as an essential complement for the indexing and retrieval in the Social and Human Sciences databases and is therefore designed as a tool Of documentary work and only secondarily as a work of geographical reference. "

Thesaurus Locorum

"Der Thesaurus Locorum verzeichnet in 40.063 Einträgen die Namen der Orte, die bei der Auswertung der Leichenpredigten und sonstiger Trauerschriften in Archiven und Bibliotheken in Hessen, Thüringen, Sachsen und Schlesien in den Katalogen der Forschungsstelle für Personalschriften erfasst wurden. Da die ausgewerteten Sammlungen nicht nur Leichenpredigten aus denjenigen Regionen enthalten, in denen sie sich befinden, erschliesst die Datenbank den gesamten deutschsprachigen Raum der Frühen Neuzeit.

"The Thesaurus Locorum lists in 40,063 entries the names of the places recorded in the archives and libraries of Hesse, Thuringia, Saxony and Silesia in the catalogs of the Research Center for Personnel Records The database contains the entire German-speaking area of the Early Modern Age, which allows the identification of early-modern names, as they appear in different sources, not just in the preaching of the dead, with their modern place names It gives an overview of the various, sometimes very different, German and Latin names of a place in the early modern period. "