thesaurus

Organizing Knowledge

By |May 16th, 2016|Access Insights, Featured, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Organizing Knowledge

Humans classify and categorize everything from types of writing instruments to breeds of animals. Marjorie Hlava in her Taxobook states “you could even say […]

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 […]