ERIC Number: EJ472989
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
The Engineering Information Thesaurus Development Project.
Milstead, Jessica L.; Berger, Mary C.
Information Services and Use, v13 n1 p71-80 1993
Describes the development of a thesaurus for indexing the databases of Engineering Information, Inc., that improved the former precoordinate indexing vocabulary with postcoordinate descriptors and an appropriate set of thesaurus relationships. Problems of incompatibility with old indexing are addressed, and the use of an outside consultant versus in-house staff is considered. (LRW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A