Controlled vocabulary

Country of submitterHungary
Name of the vocabularyThesaurus of library and information science
Name of the owner of the vocabularyFeimer Ágnes
Email of the ownerfeimer [at]
Phone of the owner36-1-224-3796
Fax of the owner36-1-224-3795
Contributors (people and/or organizations)Team of the LIS (Library and Information Science) Library of the Hungarian Library Institute
Official language of the vocabularyhungarian
Second languages of vocabularyenglish,
Type of the vocabularyThesaurus,
Coverage of the vocabularylibrary and information science and some related fields, e.g. bookselling and publishing, computerization, history of books, printing and press etc.
If the vocabulary is a simple and small list of terms

Publishing date of this version of the vocabulary1992
Updating frequency 2-3 times a year
How many terms (lexical units) contains this vocabulary?Between 1001 and 5000
Which thesaurus features are supported?Narrower term / Broader term ; Related term (or 'See also') ; Use/Used for (or 'See') ; Top term ; Scope Note ; Other (special) notes use notes, date of entry
How is the controlled vocabulary available?Paper copy version, Local Network, Through the Internet
URL of the
Specific contextHigher Education, Training, Library,
Technical or other requirements for using the vocabularyISO-8859-2 or Windows-1250 character set, JavaScript 1.2
Intellectual property rights and conditions of useFree to use the vocabulary or incorporate it in your application
Free to distribute unaltered
Costs for obtaining or using the vocabularyMinimal (free downloadable or only distribution costs)
Which thesaurus or other vocabulary standards are followedMSZ 3417-87 Hungarian standard
Standardization bodies that are endorsing this vocabulary
Metadata set and elements