thesaurus

Thinking Outside the Words

By |April 21st, 2016|indexing, News, search|Comments Off on Thinking Outside the Words

With necessity being the mother of invention, this particular blogger/developer created a tool to serve the purpose of a thesaurus construction application. You may […]

Building Relationships

By |February 24th, 2016|News, semantic, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Building Relationships

Merriam Webster’s definition of thesaurus is “a book in which words that have the same or similar meanings are grouped together”. Like words themselves, […]

Data Harmony Users Group in the Rear View Mirror

By |February 15th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Data Harmony Users Group in the Rear View Mirror

The 12th annual Data Harmony Users Group (DHUG) has come and gone. Twenty-five attendees joined the Access Innovations staff last week to hear case […]

Taxonomies That Work

By |February 12th, 2016|Access Insights, News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Taxonomies That Work

Ian Matzen from America’s Test Kitchen – home of the well known television show and foodie paradise – spoke to the Data Harmony Users […]

Express Yourself

By |December 15th, 2015|News, Term lists|Comments Off on Express Yourself

Express yourself may have been Madonna’s instructions but it also comes from our parents, grandparents, and especially our teachers.¬†Middle school teachers, apparently, are holding […]

Choosing Terms for a Taxonomy or Other Controlled Vocabulary

By |September 21st, 2015|Access Insights, Featured, Term lists|Comments Off on Choosing Terms for a Taxonomy or Other Controlled Vocabulary

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Murray_OED_vocabulary_types_diagram.svg. Original source: First Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary. Image redrawn by User:DavidPKendal after the diagram by James Murray, first editor of the […]

New Education Series Available

By |September 14th, 2015|News|Comments Off on New Education Series Available

The National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) will launch its new virtual education series on September 22, 2015. The first session, Content Strategy […]

Choosing Non-Preferred (and Preferred) Terms for a Thesaurus

By |September 7th, 2015|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy, Term lists|Comments Off on Choosing Non-Preferred (and Preferred) Terms for a Thesaurus

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Synonyms and other non-preferred terms are largely what make a taxonomy (or other controlled vocabulary) a […]