The Usefulness of Standardized Definitions in Thesauri: An Assessment Through Interindexer Consistency Measurements

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  • Michele Hudon University of Montreal

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https://doi.org/10.29173/cais429

Abstract

A study was conducted to determine whether the availability of standardized definitions in a thesaurus of descriptors used as indexing aid could raise levels of terminological consistency among novice non specialist indexers. this paper recalls the project's objectives, briefly describes the methodology, and discusses some of the most interesting findings.

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2013-10-23

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Hudon, M. (2013). The Usefulness of Standardized Definitions in Thesauri: An Assessment Through Interindexer Consistency Measurements. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of CAIS / Actes Du congrès Annuel De l’ACSI. https://doi.org/10.29173/cais429

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