28 November 2001
Editor: Ann Apps < [email protected]>
Creator: Diane Hillmann
Status of this document:*Completed_ (Outline)
Description: This document will provide guidance to domains, organisations and projects who need to create type vocbaularies.
Comments and feedback should be sent to the working group mailing list, < [email protected]>, the archives for which may be browsed at < http://jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/dc-type/> (NOTE, you must be a member of the WG to post messages to the WG) or, alternatively, send your feedback to the Editor of this Working Draft.
"NISO Z39.19: Standard for Structure and Organization of Information Retrieval Thesauri," by Jessica L. Milstead (From: Proceedings of the Taxonomic Authority Files Workshop, Washington, DC, June 22-23, 1998) http://research.calacademy.org/taf/proceedings/milsteadtaf.html.
Good basic discussion about standard thesauri, plus some links to available tools for creating and maintaining vocabularies.
Other things which the document should cover: