Thesaurus Construction and Use -A Practical Manual
Author: Jean Aichison, Alan Gilchrist, David Bawden
Master eBook ISBN10 : 0-203-40298-7
Master eBook ISBN13 : 978-0-203-40298-6
No of pages : 240
eBook Price : $112
Originally Published : 1 Dec 2000
A practical guide to the construction of thesauri for use in information retrieval, written by leading experts in the field. Includes: planning and design; vocabulary control; specificity and compound terms; structure and relationships; auxiliary retrieval devices; multilingual thesauri; AAT Compound Term Rules. The US ANSI/NISO Z39.19 Thesaurus construction standard is also covered.