Controlled vocabulary

Country of submitterIsrael
Name of the vocabulary The Israel Folktale Archive Controlled Vocabulary
Name of the owner of the vocabulary Israel Folktale Archive - Pintel-Ginsberg, Idit (Dr.),University of Haifa, Scientific Coordinator
Email of the
Phone of the owner972 4 824-0726
Fax of the owner972 4 824-9721
Contributors (people and/or organizations)
Official language of the vocabularyPolish, Moroccan, Hebrew, Yemenite, Iraqi Arabic, Yiddish, Ladino, Tunisian Arabic, Kurdish, Russian, Farsi, Rumanian, Arabic - English planned
Second languages of vocabularyHebrew
Type of the vocabularySimple vocabulary or value list,Classification or taxonomy,Thesaurus
Coverage of the vocabularyfolktales, folklore, folk-literature, literature, Jewish studies
If the vocabulary is a simple and small list of terms
Publishing date of this version of the vocabulary1980's
Updating frequencyunder current development
How many terms (lexical units) contains this vocabulary?
Which thesaurus features are supported?Narrower term / Broader term ; Related term (or 'See also') ; Use/Used for (or 'See')
How is the controlled vocabulary available?paper copy,  not online.
URL of the vocabularyunder construction -
Specific contexthigher education, archive
Technical or other requirements for using the vocabularyNot bi-directional, no bilingual parallel cells, browseable lexicon access, no image/ multimedia
Intellectual property rights and conditions of use
Costs for obtaining or using the vocabulary
Which thesaurus or other vocabulary standards are followed
Standardization bodies that are endorsing this vocabularyIsraeli Folktale Archives; based also on: Thompson, Aarne. Types of the Folktale
Metadata set and elements