thesaurus

Learn How JSTOR Uses Their Subject Thesaurus

By |September 19th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

Join Sharon Garewal, Senior Metadata Librarian, for a 30-minute introduction to JSTOR’s subject thesaurus and how they’re using it to improve discovery for researchers.

The JSTOR Thesaurus was created in […]

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Improves Semantic Enrichment of Digital Assets

By |August 21st, 2017|Access Insights, Autoindexing, Featured, Taxonomy, Technology|Comments Off on The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Improves Semantic Enrichment of Digital Assets

In light of the new functionality that has been added to Access Innovations’ Machine Aided Indexer (M.A.I.®) software, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics […]

The Choice of Words

By |August 17th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on The Choice of Words

Words and language in general have always been of interest to me. Dictionaries, thesauri, and as I grew older, the AP Stylebook usually resided […]

Digital Wordsmithing

By |July 26th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Digital Wordsmithing

With a passion for language, Erin McKean founded a nonprofit corporation and the world’s largest online dictionary. Wordnik is how the language guru and […]

Clearing the Fog

By |July 7th, 2017|News, reference, Term lists|Comments Off on Clearing the Fog

We have all been there. It might be in the middle of a professional conversation or social gathering and someone uses a word you […]

The Power of Words

By |April 18th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on The Power of Words

Say what you will about the 45th President of the United States, but one thing he has accomplished is a new surge in reference […]

Access Innovations Completes Pilot Project for the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida

By |March 27th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Access Innovations Completes Pilot Project for the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida

Access Innovations, Inc. was recently engaged by the George A. Smathers Libraries to help them define processes that can be used to identify and organize content […]

Word Lovers Unite

By |March 3rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Word Lovers Unite

I like words. I like how they make me feel. I like how they roll off my tongue. Words like filipendulous are phonetically fun to […]

Classifying the Classifications

By |December 19th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Classifying the Classifications

Taxonomists are often asked about the work they do. For those outside the world of information science and management, it can be hard to […]

Machine Learning and Vocabulary

By |September 22nd, 2016|News, semantic|Comments Off on Machine Learning and Vocabulary

An audio mining product called OmniTraq is using machine learning driven capabilities to detect customer sentiment and monitor service quality across a range of verticals. Market Exclusive […]