910 Geography and travel

Nomenclature thématique GéoBretagne

"Cette nomenclature est importante puisqu'elle permet dans le visualiseur de rechercher des données via une entrée thématique. Elle s'impose pour le partage à tous les partenaires de GéoBretagne qui sont invités à reprendre cette nomenclature pour le classement interne de leurs données. Elle a été structurée selon 2 niveaux, de manière à pour voir disposer de grands embranchements permettant du comptage synthétique. Une recherche appropriée dans les outils mettant en œuvre le thésaurus permet de remonter toutes les fiches / données correspondant à un niveau 1.

"This nomenclature is important since it allows the viewer to search for data via a thematic entry, and is required for sharing with all GeoBretagne partners who are invited to use this nomenclature for the internal classification of their data. Has been structured according to 2 levels, so as to have large branches allowing synthetic counting. An appropriate search in the tools implementing the thesaurus makes it possible to put all the cards / data corresponding to a level 1 back. Thesaurus in cataloging tools is highly recommended. "

Country Name Authority List

"This country codes authority table is intended to provide a code related to the names of the countries – in a short and in a long form – in the 24 official languages of the European Union.These codes are used for the documentary metadata and may present slight differences with those used for the production of documents at a stylistic level.

Place Name Authority List

"The Places name authority list (NAL) or Common Authority Table (CAT) is a controlled vocabulary listing locations relevant for the descriptive metadata used at the Publications Office and the core metadata used in the data exchange between the institutions involved in the legal decision making process.

In this authority table (AT) the authority codes are constructed based on UN/LOCODE codes. The AT uses the classification (membership classification) and the authority codes of the country AT. This AT also provides ISO 3166-2 codes, as well as geographical coordinates.

Classification of the Biogeographical Provinces of the World

"This is a hierarchical system which consists of (1) biogeographic regions, i.e. major taxa; (2) biotic provinces withinthe regions. Further, each province is characterized by a (3) major biome or biome-complex. As discussed above, we re-name the first two items (biogeographical realm, biogeographical province)."

Diccionario de Geográfico

"La identificación de los hitos geográficos -países, ciudades, regiones-, es básica a la hora de abordar la catalogación de un bien cultural. Este Tesauro Geográfico, que ubica los principales hechos geográficos repartidos por los cinco continentes, incluidos sus mares y océanos, es una herramienta fundamental para esa identificación y descripción de las colecciones de patrimonio cultural, permitiendo individualizar cada bien cultural en base a su lugar de procedencia, producción, emisión y adquisición, así como completar su contextualización con descriptores geográficos de referencia."

"The identification of geographical landmarks - countries, cities, and regions - is basic when it comes to dealing with the cataloging of a cultural asset. This Geographical Thesaurus, which locates the main geographical facts spread over five continents, including its seas and oceans, is a fundamental tool for identifying and describing cultural heritage collections, making it possible to identify each cultural asset based on its place of origin, production, emission and acquisition, as well as to complete its contextualization with reference geographical descriptors."

Energy Types Used in Private Dwellings – Standard Classification

"Information on the types of energy consumed in occupied New Zealand private dwellings is used for marketing research and to monitor changes, over time, in the energy types used by New Zealand households. It is an indicator of the habitability of houses, when used in conjunction with information on dampness and insulation levels and is an important variable in deriving the deprivation index.

Dwelling Occupancy Status – Standard Classification

"Dwelling occupancy status provides information on whether dwellings are occupied or unoccupied, or are under construction. Dwelling occupancy status provides an indication of the housing stock available in New Zealand for habitation. Information on dwelling occupancy status can be used to evaluate, appraise, and predict urban infrastructure requirements, such as transport, sewerage, and water.

"Dwelling occupancy status provides information on whether dwellings are occupied or unoccupied, or are under construction. Dwelling occupancy status provides an indication of the housing stock available in New Zealand for habitation. Information on dwelling occupancy status can be used to evaluate, appraise, and predict urban infrastructure requirements, such as transport, sewerage, and water.

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