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Government

Controlled Vocabulary Construction and Management Tools

Design/selection criteria for software used to handle controlled vocabularies. UK Office of the eEnvoy
http://cabinetoffice.gov.uk/govtalk/schemasstandards/metadata/gcl/documents/
design_criteria_software_controlled_vocabularies.aspx
 - PDF and MS Word format
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Guide to the Development and Maintenance of Controlled Vocabularies in the Government of Canada. Treasury Board Secretariat
www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/webarchives/20071207085552/http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/im-gi/mwg-gtm/cvsg-sgvc/docs/2005/vocab/vocab00_e.asp
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Lists

Software for building and editing thesauri. Willpower Information
www.willpowerinfo.co.uk/thessoft.htm
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Taxonomy Warehouse, from Dow Jones
www.taxonomywarehouse.com/
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Thesaurus management software. American Society of Indexers
www.asindexing.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageID=3624
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Products

Note: Even though these sites are only presented in English, many of the products support multilingual vocabularies and diacritics.

Autonomy
www.autonomy.com/content/Products/index.en.html
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Cogniva
www.cogniva.ca
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Data Harmony
www.dataharmony.com/products/index.html
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Interwoven, MetaTagger
www.interwoven.com/components/pagenext.jsp?topic=PRODUCT::METATAGGER
(accessed August 9, 2011)

LucidMedia ClickSense
www.lucidmedia.com/clicksense_platform/
(accessed August 9, 2011)

MultiTes
www.multites.com/
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Synaptica
www.synaptica.com/index.asp
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Visual Thesaurus (ThinkMap)
www.visualthesaurus.com/index.jsp
(accessed August 9, 2011)

Wordmap
www.wordmap.com
(accessed August 9, 2011)