Vocabularies
The following vocabularies are widely used. Use of common vocabularies improves the ability of digital objects to be found when the repository is searched.

 

Vocabulary

 

Used for
ISO 3166-1
http://www.iso.org/iso/home/standards/country_codes.htm

 

Country codes
Art & Architecture (Getty)
http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabularies/aat/about.html

 

Subject terms
British Architectural Library's Architectural Keywords
http://www.architecture.com/LibraryDrawingsAndPhotographs/RIBALibrary/Ca...

 

Subject terms
Dictionary of Irish Biography
http://dib.cambridge.org/

 

Subject terms
Format List; Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)
http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/

 

Media types
GEMET
http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/inspire_themes

 

Geographical subject terms
Geonames
www.geonames.org

 

Place names
Getty Thesaurus of Geographic names
http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabularies/tgn/index.html

 

Non-Irish place names or geographical keywords
Getty Union List of Artists Names – ULAN
http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabularies/ulan/index.html

 

Personal Names
HASSET
http://data-archive.ac.uk/find/hasset-thesaurus

 

Social Science Keywords
Iconclass
http://iconclass.nl/about-iconclass/what-is-iconclass

 

Subject terms
International Federation of Film Archives Taxonomy
http://www.taxonomywarehouse.com/details.aspx?vheadwordObject=&vunid=89471

 

Subject terms
Irish Guidelines for Indexing Archives
http://bit.ly/1bEVS0X

 

Personal and Corporate Names
Irish Public Service Thesaurus
http://www.gov.ie/webstandards/metastandards/index.html

 

Subject terms
ISO 8601
http://www.iso.org/iso/home/standards/iso8601.htm

 

Dates
ISO639
http://www.iso.org/iso/home/standards/language_codes.htm

 

Language
Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/library/libarch-thesauri.html

 

Subject terms
Library of Congress name authorities (personal and corporate)
http://authorities.loc.gov/help/name-auth.htm

 

Personal and corporate names
Library of Congress Subject Headings
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects.html

 

Subject terms including temporal coverage
MARC country codes
http://www.loc.gov/marc/countries/

 

Country Codes
MARC language codes
http://www.loc.gov/marc/languages/

 

Languages
National Register of Archives
http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/browse

 

Personal, corporate names and subject terms
Placenames database of Ireland
www.logainm.ie

 

Irish place names
RFC1766
http://www.rfc-base.org/rfc-1766.html

 

Language
UK Archival Thesarus (UKAT)
http://www.ukat.org.uk/

 

Subject terms
Unesco Thesaurus
http://databases.unesco.org/thesaurus/

 

Subject terms
W3.org (YYYY-MM-DD)
http://www.w3.org/QA/Tips/iso-date

 

Dates
W3C Geo
http://www.w3schools.com/html/html5_geolocation.asp

 

Longitude and Latitude