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Taxonomies Pro Bono Program

The Taxonomies & Controlled Vocabularies SIG runs a free taxonomy creation service for non-profit organizations for small web taxonomies. This program benefits the organization, the SIG and its members by raising the visibility of taxonomies in general, promoting the Taxonomies & Controlled Vocabularies SIG and its members, and helping members gain demonstrable experience.

About the Program

The typical service provided by the program is as follows:

Taxonomists who wish to participate in the program must be a member of Taxonomies & Controlled Vocabularies SIG and have some prior taxonomy experience or training. Preference will go to those members who are listed as offering contract services on the web site. Each taxonomy created under the program is reviewed by another taxonomist prior to delivery.

The non-profit organization will be expected to commit to:

Further Information

Enquiries about the service should be directed to the SIG manager, Moira Calder