The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing

A women’s thesaurus in Turkey

Addressing the challenge

The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing (2007), 25, (3), 176–181.

Abstract

In April 1994, as part of a Project on the Promotion of Education and Employment of Working People in Turkey, a Women’s Documentation Center was established for the collection of material relating to women’s studies, particularly in Turkey. This article explores issues related to the preparation of the bilingual thesaurus.

If you have private access to this content, please log in with your username and password here

Booth, Pat F. (2006) Translating and indexing: some thoughts on their relationship. The Indexer 25(2), 89–92 Translating and indexing: some thoughts on their relationship The Indexer 25 89 92 Google Scholar

Hudon, Michèle (2001) Relationships in a multilingual thesauri, in Carol A. Bean and Rebecca Green (eds.) Relationships in the organization of knowledge, pp. 67–81. London: Kluwer Academic. Relationships in a multilingual thesauri Relationships in the organization of knowledge 67 81 Google Scholar

IFLA. (Apr 2005) Guidelines for multilingual thesauri. Working Group on Guidelines for Multilingual Thesauri Classification and Indexing Section. Gerhard J. A. Riesthuis et al. http://www.ifla.org/VII/s29/pubs/draftmultilingualthesauri.pdf, accessed on 21 March 2006. Google Scholar

ISO 2788: 1986. Documentation – Guidelines for the establishment and development of monolingual thesauri. www.collectionscanada.ca/iso/tc46sc9/standard/2788e.htm and www.collectionscanada.ca/iso/tc46sc9/standard/5964e.htm, accessed on 21 March 2006. Google Scholar

ISO 5964: 1985 Documentation – Guidelines for the establishment and development of multilingual thesauri. www.collectionscanada.ca/iso/tc46sc9/standard/5964e.htm#1, accessed on 21 March 2006. Google Scholar

Olson, A. Hope. Linking a women’s thesaurus and DDC: the variables. www.ualberta.ca/~holson/femclass/variables.htm, accessed on 11 March 2006. Google Scholar

Olson, A. Hope and Ward, Dennis B. (1999) Finding spaces for feminism in traditional library classification: Dewey Decimal Classification, Windows and the World Wide Web. www.ualberta.ca/~holson/femclass/, accessed on 8 March 2006. Google Scholar

Peters, Carol and Picchi, Eugenio. (May 1997) Across languages, across cultures; issues in multilinguality and digital libraries. D-Lib Magazine. www.dlib.org/dlib/may97/peters/05peters.html, accessed on 29 February 2006. Google Scholar

Wellisch, Hans H. (1996) Indexing from A to Z. Bronx, N.Y.: H.W. Wilson. Indexing from A to Z. Google Scholar

If you have private access to this content, please log in with your username and password here

Details

Author details

Alakus, Meral