1. Controlled Vocabularies in Context
2. What Are Controlled Vocabularies?
3. Relationships in Controlled Vocabularies
4. Vocabularies for Cultural Objects
5. Using Multiple Vocabularies
6. Local Authorities
7. Constructing a Vocabulary or Authority
8. Indexing with Controlled
9. Retrieval Using Controlled Vocabularies
Appendix: Selected Vocabularies and Other Sources for Terminology
Selected Bibliography
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Introduction to Controlled Vocabularies

Appendix: Selected Vocabularies and Other Sources for Terminology

Abbey, Cherie D., ed. Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary. 4th ed. Detroit: Omnigraphics, 2009.

America Preserved: A Checklist of Historic Buildings, Structures, and Sites. 60th ed. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 1995.

Avery Library. Avery Index to Architec tural Periodicals. Boston:
G. K. Hall, 1994–.

Bénézit, Emmanuel, ed. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs de tous les temps et de tous les pays. Originally published 1911–23. Paris: Librairie
Gründ, 1976.

Bénézit, Emmanuel, Jacques Busse, Christophe Dorny, et al., eds. Bénézit Dictionary of Artists. 14 vols. Paris: Librairie Gründ, 2006.

Bibliographic Standards Committee of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (ACRL/ALA). Genre Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing. 2nd ed. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, 1991.

———. Paper Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, 1990.

Bourcier, Paul. Nomenclature 3.0 for Museum Cataloging: Third Edition of Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. New York: AltaMira Press, 2009.

Chenhall, Robert G. Revised Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging: A Revised and Expanded Version of Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. Edited by the Nomenclature Committee.
Nashville: AASLH, 1988.

Cohen, Saul B., ed. Columbia Gazetteer of the World. 2nd ed. New York: Columbia Univ. Press, 2008.

Fanning, Eileen, ed. Official Museum Directory, 2009. New Providence, N.J.: National Register Publishing, 2009.

Fletcher, Banister, and Dan Cruickshank, eds. History of Architecture. 20th ed. New York: Architectural, 1996.

Freeman, William. Dent Dictionary of Fictional Characters. Revised by Martin Seymour-Smith. London: Dent, 1991.

Gardner, Helen. Gardner's Art through the Ages. 12th ed. Edited by Fred S. Kleiner and Christin J. Mamiya. Belmont, Calif.: Thomson/ Wadsworth, 2005.

Garnier, François. Thesaurus icono-graphique: Système descriptif des représentations. Paris: Léopard
d'or, 1984.

Getty Vocabulary Program. Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT). Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust, 1990–. http://www.getty.edu/research/conducting_research/

———. Cultural Objects Name Authority (CONA). Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust, forthcoming.

———. Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN). Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust, 1997–. http://www.getty.edu/research/conducting_research/vocabularies/tgn/.

———. Union List of Artist Names (ULAN). Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust, 1990–. http://www.getty.edu/research/conducting_research/vocabularies/ulan/.

Grove Art Online. Oxford Univ. Press, 2008–. http://www.oxfordartonline.com.

Grun, Bernard, and Eva Simpson. The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events. 4th rev. ed. New York: Touchstone/Simon & Schuster, 2005.

Janson, Anthony F. Janson's History of Art. 7th ed. New York: Prentice Hall and Harry N. Abrams, 2006.

Kohn, George Childs. Dictionary of Wars. 3rd ed. New York: Facts on
File, 2006.

Library of Congress. Library of Congress Authorities. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 2002–. http://authorities.loc.gov/.

———. Thesaurus for Graphic Materials I: Subject Terms. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 2004–7. http://lcweb.loc.gov/rr/print/tgm1/toc.html.

———. Thesaurus for Graphic Materials II: Genre and Physical Characteristic Terms. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 2004–7. http://lcweb.loc.gov/rr/print/tgm2/.

Magill, Frank N. Cyclopedia of Literary Characters. Rev. ed. Edited by A. J. Sobczak and Janet Alice Long. Pasadena: Salem, 1998.

Mayer, Ralph. Artist's Handbook of Materials and Techniques. 5th ed. Edited by Steven Sheehan. New York: Viking, 1991.

Meissner, Günter, ed. Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon: Die bildenden Künstler aller Zeiten und Völker. Munich: Saur, 1992–.

Mellersh, H. E. L., and Neville Williams. Chronology of World History. 4 vols. Santa Barbara: ABC- CLIO, 1999.

Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary. 3rd ed. Springfield, Mass.: Merriam-Webster, 2007.

Narkiss, Bezalel, and Gabrielle Sed-Rajna et al., eds. Index of Jewish Art: Iconographical Index of Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts. Jerusalem: Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, 1976–.

National Geographic Atlas of the World. 8th ed. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 2004.

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). GEOnet Names Server (GNS). Washington, D.C.: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, 2004–. http://earth-info.nga.mil/gns/html/index.html.

New International Atlas. 25th anniversary ed. Chicago: Rand McNally, 1997.

Osborne, Harold, ed. Oxford Companion to Art. Oxford: Clarendon, 1970.

Oxford Atlas of the World. 14th ed. New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2007.

Placzek, Adolf K., ed. Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects. New York: Free, 1982.

Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie (RKD). Iconclass Libertas Browser. Amsterdam: Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen (KNAW), 2004–6. The Hague: Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie, 2006–. http://www.iconclass.nl/libertas/ic?style=index.xsl.

Roberts, Helene E., ed. Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art. 2 vols. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1998.

Stillwell, Richard, William L. MacDonald, and Marian Holland McAllister, eds. Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites. 2nd ed. Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press, 1979.

Stutley, Margaret. Illustrated Dictionary of Hindu Iconography. New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal, 2003.

Thieme, Ulrich, and Felix Becker, eds. Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart. 37 vols. Leipzig: Seemann, 1907. Reprint 1980–1986.

Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World. 12th ed. New York: Times, 2008.

Turner, Jane, ed. Grove Dictionary of Art. London: Macmillan, 1999–.

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). Reston, Va.: U.S. Geologic Survey and U.S. Board on Geographic Names. http://geonames.usgs.gov/.

Note: All Web sites were accessed on 1 May 2009.