Thesaurus Construction and Use: A Practical Manual
by Jean Aitchison, Alan Gilchrist, David Bawden
3rd Edition, September 2000, ISBN: 1579582737
[Available from Amazon, $65.00]

Organizing Knowledge: An Introduction to Managing Access to Information
by Jennifer Rowley, John Farrow
3rd Edition, June 2000, ISBN: 0566080478
[Available from Amazon, $44.95]

The Mother Tongue: English & How It Got That Way
by Bill Bryson
March 1996, ISBN: 0380715430
[Available from Amazon, $12.60]

Guides & Lists

Publications on Thesaurus Construction and Use (Willpower)

Software for Building & Editing Thesauri (Willpower)

Controlled Vocabularies Resource Guide (Queensland University of Technology)


NISO Standards and Technical Reports

International Organization for Standardization

Techstreet (to order standards online)

Classification Schemes

Dewey Decimal Classification

Library of Congress Classification

Articles & Presentations

Multilingual Thesaurus Construction (by Michele Hudon)
Information Services and Use (ISSN: 0167-5265), Vol.17 No.2/3, 1997, p.111-123.

Controlled Vocabulary and the Internet Conference (CENDI Presentations Archive)

Bicentennial Conference on Bibliographic Control for the New Millennium

Use of Thesauri in the Full-Text Environment (by Jessica L. Milstead)