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Terminology Services

  1. Automated Services (Machine-to-Machine)
  2. How can I make recommendations for the development of future web services?
  3. What is a SKOS file?
  4. Where can I find out what web services available?
  1. Background
  2. Does Terminology Services employ standards?
  3. How do Terminology Services benefit the EPA?
  4. What are Terminology Services?
  5. What are the future plans for Terminology Services?
  6. What is the Semantic Web?
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  1. Data Stewardship
  2. Is there a list of stewards by EPA program offices and/or regional offices?
  3. What are the responsibilities for a terminology steward?
  4. What is meant by Stewardship?
  5. Who is responsible for creating/maintaining a terminology/vocabulary?
  6. Why do you have terminology stewards?
  1. Search and Retrieval
  2. Are all Terminology Services records publicly visible on the Internet version?
  3. Are there different formats available for downloading the information I want?
  4. Can I retrieve an entire glossary and is it also possible to get a download of just the terms I desire?
  5. How do I obtain permission to download records to my applications/systems?
  1. Terminology Editors
  2. How do I add something to Terminology Services?
  3. How do I change something that is inaccurate?
  4. How do I obtain permission to upload records to Terminology Services?
  5. How does one create a terminology/vocabulary?
  6. How does one maintain a terminology/vocabulary?
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  1. Terminology Information in ETSS
  2. How do I know that the information within Terminology Services is accurate?
  3. How many terms are in Terminology Services?
  4. Is a term the same as a concept?
  5. Is a term the same as a data element?
  6. Is a term the same as a word?
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  1. Terminology Management
  2. How do I obtain permission to upload records to Terminology Services?
  3. How does Terminology Services support Data Quality?
  4. How will Terminology Services support implementation of the Semantic Web?
  5. Is there an authoritative US EPA definition for a term?
  6. What are some of the uses of Terminology Services?
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  1. Training/Education
  2. Are there international standards that must be followed in the development of glossaries, thesauri and taxonomies?
  3. Can the public download the manuals for editing and developing terminology in the terminology tool?
  4. Do you have a glossary of the language of terminology?
  5. How can I access briefing and training materials related to terminology services?
  6. How can I get training on the Synaptica tool?
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