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Vocabularies

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