Raising Awareness

"A centre of excellence in digital information management, providing advice and services to the library, information and cultural heritage communities."

UKOLN is based at the University of Bath.

Terminology Registry Scoping Study

Related Work

Bargmeyer, Bruce (2005). eXtended Metadata Registries (XMDR). Presentation at the 7th NKOS Workshop at JCDL 2005.

Heery, Rachel (2005). (Metadata and) Vocabulary Registries. Presentation at the NKOS Special Session at DC-2005.

HILT: Vocabulary resources.

ISO 11179

Koch, Traugott (1996-2005). Controlled vocabularies, thesauri and classification systems available in the WWW.

Lee, Ed (2004). Terminology resource discovery for the UK heritage sector – a case study. Presentation at the 3rd European NKOS Workshop.

Library and Archives Canada: Classifications, Thesauri and Controlled Vocabularies. 1996-

MARC Code List: PART III: Classification Sources.

MARC Code List: PART IV: Term, Name, Title Sources.

NKOS network.

NKOS Registry.
Reference document for data elements. Version 3, Draft, 14 June 2001

NKOS Registry, Version 2 with Documentation for Data Elements - Draft, 11/24/1998

NSDL Registry.

SPECTRUM Terminology Bank

Subject Analysis Systems (SAS) Collection. Faculty of Information Studies Inforum Library, University of Toronto.

The physical collection is catalogued and searchable in the University of Toronto Library Online Catalogue at:

Taxonomy Warehouse (2003-). Factiva.

Thesaurus guide: analytical directory of selected vocabularies for information retrieval, 1992. 2nd ed. / prepared by EUROBrokerS for the Commission of the European Communities. Luxembourg : European Communities, 1993. 1033pp. (EUR/92/14006) ; (Rapports EUR 14006).

Tudhope, Douglas (2006). A tentative typology of KOS: towards a KOS of KOS? Presentation at the 5th European NKOS Workshop.

WorldCat Open Web Access).