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Knowledge Organization
This chapter deals with the part of the library and information science (LIS) curriculum involving knowledge organizational systems and processes, which is an important core of the LIS discipline;Expand
Essential Thesaurus Construction
Building a thesaurus 1: vocabulary collection 8. Vocabulary control 1: selection of terms 9. Voc vocabulary control 2: form of entry 10. Term extraction from document titles 11. The thesaural relationships. Expand
The need for a faceted classification as the basis of all methods of information retrieval
We study the impact of faceted classification and the faceted analytical method on the development of various information retrieval tools over the latter part of the twentieth and early twenty‐first centuries. Expand
How to Find Information: A Guide for Researchers
Faceted classification as a basis for knowledge organization in a digital environment; the Bliss Bibliographic Classification as a model for vocabulary management and the creation of multidimensional
  • V. Broughton
  • Computer Science
  • New Rev. Hypermedia Multim.
  • 1 January 2001
Facet analysis is regarded as a powerful methodology for the creation of structures appropriate to specific retrieval requirements in a range of contexts, with emphasis on the problems of complex subject description and retrieval and multidimensionality. Expand
Bliss bibliographic classification
This schedule is the result of a rigorous and detailed analysis of the terminology of the field in question, using the techniques of facet analysis. Expand
A new classification for the literature of religion
The paper examines general problems in the classification of religious literature, such as the evident Christian bias of existing systems, the proliferation of specialized vocabulary, the variationExpand