Controlled Vocabulary

I really loved the article on controlled vocabulary. It’s something that most people don’t consider when browsing a website, or using the library. Most of us just go with what we know and if it isn’t there we just give up. I think it is often difficult for users to realize just how much work needs to go into organizing a library. All of these terms need to be added so that search results can be easily found. It is just interesting to think of all of the ways that someone could potentially describe something. As librarians where do we draw the line as to what is associated with what materials?


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