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Title: Dictionary of Library Terms

Source language(s): eng,est,fin,fra,deu,rus

Target language(s): eng,est,fin,fra,deu,rus

Source: National Library of Estonia

Keywords: Library, bibliography



The dictionary is built on the database maintained by the terminology sector of the National Library of Estonia and contains about 4400 bibliography, bibliology, IT etc. terms approved by the terminology comission of the Estonian Librarians' Assosiation. The dictionary will be regularly updated.

The dictionary can be searched by exact term or part of the term. Search string must contain at least 3 letters. If exact search gives no results try searching by part. Example: To find all English terms that contain the word subject you have to insert subject into the search-box, select English from the drop-down list and mark the button part. Then click on the search button. The results will be displayed by ten terms per page. To see the next page click on the link Next. To see the record click on the term.

In the record Estonian term is in the first row. Below the main term are possible synonyms followed by definition that may contain links to other terms. Estonian terms have English, Russian, German, Finnish and French equivalents if found. British English has been chosen, e.g. catalogue, centre. Other: bibliographic vs bibliographical, thematic vs thematical, enquiry vs inquiry.



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