Standards/Technical Reports

Information on Standards

 

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Information and documentation -- Guidelines for the content, organization and presentation of indexes, International Organization for Standardization, 1986. ISO 999:1996.

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Documentation -- Methods for examining documents, determining their subjects, and selecting indexing terms, International Organization for Standardization, 1985. ISO 5963:1985 (equivalent to BS 6529:1985)

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Information and documentation – Thesauri and interoperability with other vocabularies – Part 1: Thesauri for information retrieval, International Organization for Standardization, 2011. ISO 25964-1: 2011.

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Information and documentation – Thesauri and interoperability with other vocabularies – Part 2: Interoperability with other vocabularies, International Organization for Standardization, 2013. ISO 25964-2: 2013.

ANSI/NISO Z39.19-2005 (R2010) Guidelines for the Construction, Format, and Management of Monolingual Controlled Vocabularies.

National Information Standards Organization (NISO) Guidelines for Indexes and Related Informational Retrieval Devices: A Technical Report. (NISO TR02:1997) Bethesda, MD: NISO Press, 1997. ISBN: 1-880124-36-x.

National Information Standards Organization (NISO) Guidelines for Alphabetical Arrangement of Letters and Sorting of Numbers and Other Symbols: A Technical Report. (Wellisch, NISO TR03:1999) Bethesda, MD: NISO Press, 1999. ISBN 1-880124-41-6.

See Indexing and Thesaurus Standards for links to standards.