Complexities in Creating and Defining Topical Metadata Practices for a World-Historical Data Resource

Tonia Sutherland



Full Text:



Adlera, Melissa. 2009. “Transcending Library Catalogs: A Comparative Study of Controlled Terms in Library of Congress Subject Headings and User-Generated Tags in LibraryThing for Transgender Books.” Journal of Web Librarianship 3(4): 309-331.

Berman, Sanford. 2008. “Personal LCSH scorecard.”

Dataverse, “World-Historical Dataverse,” .

Library of Congress, “Introduction to Library of Congress Subject Headings,”, viii.

Library of Congress Linked Data Service, “Library of Congress Subject Headings,”

Library of Congress, “Subject Headings & Genre/Form Terms,”

Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS), “UNESCO Thesaurus,”

UK Data Archive, “Find Data: Our HASSET Thesaurus,”

UK Data Archive, “SKOS-HASSET Help for Users,”, 3.

UNESCO, “UNESCO Thesaurus,”



  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2015 Tonia Sutherland

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.