AGROVOC Webinar: Status of the NAL Thesaurus

As part of the 3rd AGROVOC Editorial Community Workshoporganized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Jennifer Woodward-Greene, USDA ARS National Agricultural Library, presented a webinar on 29 June 2020. 

The webinar focused on the Status of the NAL Thesaurus. NALT has 75,736 concepts (12,800 mapped to GACS), is available for download under license CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication. It is edited with MultiTes Pro, and is currently used for indexing PubAg and AGRICOLA content, as well as for other NAL work with Ag Data Commons, and other Artificial Intelligence work within the USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS).