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Vocabulario Controlado Sobre Biblioclastia

"El desarrollo de este vocabulario forma parte del Proyecto Institucional CAICYT sobre bibliocastía en Argentina. Este proyecto se propone en el marco del Laboratorio de información de CAICYT relevar la información y estudiar diferentes aspectos de este tema. El proyecto comprende el desarrollo de este vocabulario que servirá como herramienta de indización para una Bibliografía Argentina sobre Biblioclastía y para la categorización de casos para un futuro Observatorio de Bibliocastía.

Resource Type Vocabulary

"The Resource Type vocabulary defines concepts to identify the genre of a resource. Such resources, like publications, research data, audio and video objects, are typically deposited in institutional and thematic repositories or published in ejournals. This vocabulary supports a hierarchical model that relates narrower and broader concepts. Multilingual labels regard regional distinctions in language and term. Concepts of this vocabulary are mapped with terms and concepts of similar vocabularies and dictionaries.

Resource types Name Authority List

"The Resource types named authority list (NAL) or Common Authority Table (CAT) is a controlled vocabulary listing resource or document types with their authority code and label(s) in the 24 official languages of the EU (when available). The Resouce types NAL is part of the Core Metadata (CM) used in the data exchange between the institutions involved in the legal decision making process and the Publications Office of the EU.

Schema voor de Indeling van de Systematische Catalogus in Openbare Bibliotheken

"SISO is een numeriek systeem dat de informatieve media in uw bibliotheek naar onderwerp indeelt. SISO is de basis voor de systematische catalogus en wordt gebruikt als plaatsingssyteem. Zo maakt SISO uw bibliotheekcollectie toegankelijk en vinden uw bezoekers makkelijk de weg in uw bibliotheek. SISO is gebaseerd op een logische en universele indeling van de wetenschappen. Alle wetenschappen zijn verdeeld in nummers en hiërarchisch geordend. Hoofdrubrieken worden onderverdeeld in onderrubrieken, deelrubrieken, kleine rubrieken en bijrubrieken.

Computer-Based Patient Record Ontology

"The (Computer-Based Patient Record) CPR ontology burrows its name from the Institute of Medicine term used to define medical records systems of the future and the important features that distinguish them for EHRs of today. In particular, it defines a set of requirements including a Record Content category, which states: Uniform core data elements, standardized coding systems and formats, a common data dictionary, and information on outcomes of care and functional status.


"For the news industry - but also far beyond - it is a strict requirement being able to assert something about the content of a news item, to apply so called metadata. This could be achieved either by free-text human language (e.g. by a headline or a caption) or by codes, NewsCodes. Codes have the advantage that they can be easily shared among users and as each code requires an explicit and comprehensive definition not only the codes but also their semantics can be shared among users.

WITNESS Media Archive Topic Terms

"At present, only our Topic Terms are accessible online, but we will be adding our other vocabularies in the near future. This thesaurus of topic terms is exportable in various XML schemas. We welcome others to use and adapt these terms for their own purposes. Included in the Topics are broad concepts (e.g. Accountability, Due Process, Women’s Rights) as well as more literal or visually descriptive terms (e.g. Scenics and Beauty Shots, Crowds). Some terms are applicable in both senses (e.g. Water).