Terminology Services in a Digital Repository

  • Michael Durbin
Keywords: OR2010, Data Integration and Disambiguation, Library and information sciences, DDC: 020


The uses of controlled vocabularies in digital library applications can be expanded with ease when thesauri are made available using a standard service oriented architecture. Adopting this approach, the Indiana University Digital Library Program has been able to easily adapt existing tools to use controlled vocabularies and to better take advantage of a wide array of controlled vocabulary sources.