In part 4 of the continuing series on controlled vocabularies and faceted classification, the authors present a glossary of terms to help cut through through the verbiage often found in this field. And this glossary is more than just a list of terms. The glossary is itself a controlled vocabulary.
is a PhD student in library and information science at the University of Western Ontario. He also has a master's in LIS. His graduate work has included courses on organization of information, subject analysis, thesaurus construction, and facet analysis.