higher education


"Microthesaurus Tesqual is a controlled vocabulary with a structure based on hierarchical, associative and equivalence relationships. It is aimed at scientists, researchers, education professionals, students and the general users who use a 'key' vocabulary to conceptualize and define the content of specific documents. The final aim is to help experts store and recover these documents coming from a particular information system."

A Classification System and Manual for Placement Office Libraries

"A classification scheme is given for materials related to occupational and educational opportunities collected by the Rutgers College Placement Office Library. The scheme assigns a four digit number to each item. The first digit designates which of the library's general areas the material covers: general, occupational, educational, or one of the special areas to be designated in the future. The second and third digits broadly and then more specifically define the educational areas dealt with or assumed as the background for the occupation covered.

Keyword Thesaurus. A List of Terms and Codes to Identify Areas of Interest for Research and Other Types of Sponsored Programs

"This list of program types and keywords (with codes) was prepared for program officers at the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Institute of Education, and the National Science Foundation to use when preparing program announcements and requests for proposals. Staff persons responsible for screening such documents at colleges and universities may then use the codes to identify which of the faculty at their institutions should be notified.

A Proposed Taxonomy of Postsecondary Education Subject Matter Areas

"The development of the NCHEM taxonomy came about because of a need for standardized and comprehensive structures for cataloging and organizing information on the multitude of instructional programs and activities presently functioning in the various levels and sectors of education. Although considerable effort has gone into the development of the NCHEMS postsecondary education

Fachsystematik der Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Düsseldorf

"Mithilfe der Fachsystematik, die die Wissensgebiete in Haupt- und Untergruppen unterteilt und durch eine Buchstaben-Zahlen-Kombination (Notation) ausgedrückt wird, können Sie fachlich-thematisch im Suchportal browsen. Wählen Sie ein Fach aus und folgen Sie der thematischen Untergliederung. Sie können sich dann die unter der gefundenen Systemstelle eingeordnete Literatur im Suchportal anzeigen lassen."

"The subject system, which divides the knowledge areas into main groups and subgroups and is expressed by a combination of letters and numbers (notation), allows you to search professional-thematically in the search portal. Select a subject and follow the thematic subdivision. You can then display the literature listed under the found system in the search portal."

Records Classification and Retention Plan

"Every unit shall use the RCRP to organize, sort, destroy or permanently retain records produced or received during the course of their activities. Your main responsibility as a staff member is to apply the Records Management Program to documents whether they are on hard copy or electronic format. The retention periods included in the RCRP have been established in coordination with the concerned units, it has also been reviewed by OGC before being approved by Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ).

Field of Science and Technology Classification

"Statistical units in the PNP sector are classified into the six major fields of science and technology suggested in UNESCO’s 'Recommendation Concerning the International Standardisation of Statistics on Science and Technology' (1978). (...) While the major fields of science and technology are clearly defined, the level of disaggregation within each component field is left to each country. (...) The criterion for classification is the major field of science in which most of the R&D activity is undertaken.