UNESCO Thesaurus to DDC Mappings: Third Summary – Thousand Sections [HILT Phase III]

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This brief report explores the feasibility and cost of performing mappings between two knowledge organization systems (KOS) for the purposes of the High-level Thesaurus (HILT) project (phase III), which is exploring suitable architectures for machine-to-machine (M2M) terminology services. KOS-to-KOS mappings between the UNESCO Thesaurus and the ‘thousand sections’ of the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) are considered.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationGlasgow
PublisherUniversity of Strathclyde
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 30 Sep 2006


  • knowledge organization systems
  • KOS
  • terminology mapping
  • terminology services
  • resource discovery
  • concept equivalence

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