International Virtual Observatory Alliance
According to what is stated in the IVOA Recommendation "An IVOA standard for Unified Content Descriptors", a procedural document should be created in order to maintain (add, change, suppress words) the standard list of UCD1+ words "The UCD1+ Controlled Vocabulary". This document describes the procedure to maintain the standard list of UCD1+ words.
Maintenance of the list of UCD words
IVOA Recommendation 28 May 2006
- Interest/Working Group:
- Nausicaa Delmotte,
Thomas Mc Glynn,
Andrea Preite Martinez,
- A. Preite Martinez, S. Derriere
This document has been produced by the Unified Content Descriptors Working Group.
It has been reviewed by IVOA Members and other interested parties, and has been endorsed by the IVOA Executive Committee as an IVOA Recommendation. It is a stable document and may be used as reference material or cited as a normative reference from another document. IVOA's role in making the Recommendation is to draw attention to the specification and to promote its widespread deployment. This enhances the functionality and interoperability inside the Astronomical Community.