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IPTC NewsCodes

"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.

Open Family Services Directory

"The Open Family Services subject vocabulary provides a way of categorising family services within the Open Family Services Directory (formerly DfE Family Information Directory). The 'Guidance' tab describes how the list is used and links to guidance and complementary controlled vocabulary files. The 'Formats' makes the list available in a variety of formats including its native ZThes XML format."

"The Open Family Services subject vocabulary provides a way of categorising family services within the Open Family Services Directory (formerly DfE Family Information Directory). The 'Guidance' tab describes how the list is used and links to guidance and complementary controlled vocabulary files. The 'Formats' makes the list available in a variety of formats including its native ZThes XML format."

Classification of Individual Consumption According to Purpose

"The Classification of individual consumption by purpose, abbreviated as COICOP, is a nomenclature developed by the United Nations Statistics Division to classify and analyze individual consumption expenditures incurred by households, non-profit institutions serving households and general government according to their purpose."

"The Classification of individual consumption by purpose, abbreviated as COICOP, is a nomenclature developed by the United Nations Statistics Division to classify and analyze individual consumption expenditures incurred by households, non-profit institutions serving households and general government according to their purpose."

Outline of Cultural Materials

"eHRAF World Cultures is an online cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life. This ethnographic database is unique because each culture or ethnic group contains a variety of source documents (books, articles, and dissertations) that have been indexed and organized according to HRAF's comprehensive culture and subject classification systems: the Outline of World Cultures and the Outline of Cultural Materials (OCM).

Iconclass

"Iconclass is a subject-specific classification system. It is a hierarchically ordered collection of definitions of objects, people, events and abstract ideas that serve as the subject of an image. Art historians, researchers and curators use it to describe, classify and examine the subject of images represented in various media such as paintings, drawings and photographs. Numerous institutions across the world use Iconclass to describe and classify their collections in a standardized manner.

Thesaurus de la Universitat de Barcelona

"El Thesaurus de la Universitat de Barcelona (THUB) és una eina que facilita la consulta per matèries al Catàleg perquè: normalitza la forma d'accedir als índexs de matèries; identifica sense ambigüitat el terme buscat; agrupa els documents del catàleg a partir de les formes acceptades. El THUB és el vocabulari estructurat i controlat que s’utilitza com a eina bàsica per a la indexació i recuperació per matèries de tots els recursos d'informació del CRAI de la Universitat de Barcelona.

The Thesaurus of the University of Barcelona (THUB) is a tool that facilitates the consultation by subjects in the Catalog because: it normalizes the way to access the indexes of subjects; unambiguously identifies the term sought; Group the catalog documents from the accepted forms. THUB is the structured and controlled vocabulary that is used as a basic tool for indexing and retrieval by subjects of all the information resources of the CRAI of the University of Barcelona.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

"LCSH in this service includes all Library of Congress Subject Headings, free-floating subdivisions (topical and form), Genre/Form headings, Children's (AC) headings, and validation strings for which authority records have been created. The content includes a few name headings (personal and corporate), such as William Shakespeare, Jesus Christ, and Harvard University, and geographic headings that are added to LCSH as they are needed to establish subdivisions, provide a pattern for subdivision practice, or provide reference structure for other terms.

International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health

"The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health, known more commonly as ICF, is a classification of health and health-related domains. These domains are classified from body, individual and societal perspectives by means of two lists: a list of body functions and structure, and a list of domains of activity and participation. Since an individual's functioning and disability occurs in a context, the ICF also includes a list of environmental factors.

Nuovo Soggettario Thesaurus

"Il Nuovo soggettario, curato dalla BNCF, è lo strumento italiano di indicizzazione per soggetto. Dopo la conclusione di una prima fase sperimentale e la pubblicazione del prototipo (gennaio 2007), il sistema è sottoposto ad evoluzione e costanti verifiche anche per garantirne un buon grado di coerenza, manutenzione e colloquio con i propri utenti. Il Thesaurus multidisciplinare viene via via incrementato tramite aggiornamenti semestrali e grazie alla partecipazione di altre istituzioni.

"Nuovo soggettario, edited by the National Central Library of Florence (Biblioteca nazionale centrale di Firenze), is a subject indexing tool for various types of information resources. It has been developed in compliance with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) recommendations and other international standards in the field of subject indexing.

Geologische Bundesanstalt Thesaurus

"Der Thesaurus enthält Begriffe, wie sie in den Text-Publikationen und geologischen Karten der Bundesanstalt verwendet werden. Alle Begriffe haben eigene http-Webadressen, welche als Hyperlinks für Online-Texte, in Webanwendungen, oder als Attribute zu Geodaten verwendet werden können. Jeder einzelne Begriff kann auch mehrere alternative Namen besitzen, und ist in seiner Bedeutung (Semantik) durch übergeordnete, untergeordnete und verwandte Begriffe festgelegt.

"The thesaurus contains terms, as used in the text publications and geological maps of the Federal Institution, all of which have their own http web addresses, which can be used as hyperlinks for online texts, in web applications, or as attributes for geodata Single term can also have several alternative names, and is defined in its meaning (semantics) by superior, subordinate, and related terms.

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