Related Term

Related Term

is a term that is connected with another term without being in a clear hierarchy (cf. Broader, Narrower).

In the library world, there are five connected terms:

Related Term
Broader Term
Narrower Term
See Also
See (= pointer from a Variant Name to the Authority Name).

In SUMS these options appear:

in the Left Margin in Advanced Mode.
in Strategy 5 Subjects.

SUMS also has Related Personal Terms (q.v.) which provide an introductory vocabulary for searching.

Rogets Thesaurus (http://thesaurus.reference.com) under related term lists: AKA, anonym, assumed name, handle*, moniker, nickname, pen name, pseudonym, stage name, summer name*
Within SUMS this complexity of alternatives is adressedunder Terms and the heading Names and Terms used in Research Mode.

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