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Published on May 8, 2008

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Treatment of LGBTIQ Concepts in Thesauri

Ellen Greenblatt University of Colorado Denver

General Thesauri

Screenshot: http://www.wiredstrategies.com/thesaurus.html 1999 Controversy

2008 http://reference.aol.com/thesaurus?tword=homosexual&lookupbtn=Look+Up Current

http://www.visualthesaurus.com/ Visual Thesaurus

http://authorities.loc.gov/ Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH)

Problems – LCSH Conflates Gender & Sex Uses Sexual Minorities as an umbrella heading for LGBTI (sans Q) people Uses Gays as an umbrella term for Gay Men & Lesbians

Conflates Gender & Sex

Uses Sexual Minorities as an umbrella heading for LGBTI (sans Q) people

Uses Gays as an umbrella term for Gay Men & Lesbians

Placement in Hierarchy LCSH Persons Minorities Sexual Minorities (UF Gender minorities) Bisexuals Gays Gay men Lesbians Intersex people Transgender people

UNESCO Thesaurus http://databases.unesco.org/thesaurus/

Placement in Hierarchy UNESCO MICROTHESAURUS: 4.20 Social Problems Disadvantaged groups Gender minorities MICROTHESAURUS: 4.10 Psychology Behavior Sexual behavior Gender minorities MICROTHESAURUS: 6.10 Human rights Nothing!

Collective terms

Humanities & Social Science Electronic Thesaurus (HASSET) http://www.data-archive.ac.uk/search/hassetSearch.asp

Placement in Hierarchy HASSET Human behavior Sexual behavior Sexual orientation Bisexuality Heterosexuality Homosexuality Female homosexuality Male homosexuality

UK Archival Thesaurus (UKAT) http://www.ukat.org.uk/

Placement in Hierarchy UKAT MICROTHESAURUS: 4.15 Social systems Groups Social groups Gender minorities Gays Lesbians Support groups Bisexual groups Gay groups Lesbian groups Transsexual groups

Placement in Hierarchy UKAT MICROTHESAURUS: 4.10 Psychology Sexuality Bisexuality Homosexuality Lesbianism Transsexuality MICROTHESAURUS: 6.10 Human rights Civil and political rights Bisexual rights Gay rights Lesbian rights

Homosaurus Queer Thesaurus http://www.ihlia.nl/ International Homo/Lesbian Information Center and Archives

http://www.ihlia.nl/gw-cat.html (Dutch) Overview & Comparison

Categories English Dutch http://www.ihlia.nl/gw-cat-en.html (English)

Subcategories English Dutch

Only appears in Dutch Dutch English

Other Thesauri AIM25 http://www.aim25.ac.uk/index.stm LGBT Life Thesaurus http://www.ebscohost.com/thisTopic.php?marketID=1&topicID=76 http://www.ebscohost.com/thisTopic.php?marketID=1&topicID=77 Contact information: Ellen Greenblatt [email_address]

AIM25 http://www.aim25.ac.uk/index.stm

LGBT Life Thesaurus http://www.ebscohost.com/thisTopic.php?marketID=1&topicID=76 http://www.ebscohost.com/thisTopic.php?marketID=1&topicID=77

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