IPTC’s Controlled Vocabulary Catalog for NewsML-G2

The specifications of NewsML-G2 requires to define a Catalog of controlled vocabularies used with this item.

A Catalog provides a mapping of the Scheme-URI – the globally unique and unambiguous identifier for a controlled vocabulary taking the format of a URL – to an alias-string to be used with the QCodes in NewsML-G2 items.

To improve interoperability IPTC has defined a set of controlled vocabularies – branded as NewsCodes – for the use with NewsML-G2 by anybody and a corresponding Catalog file. This file also includes linked non-IPTC vocabularies.

IPTC’s Controlled Vocabulary Catalog for SportsML-G2

This catalog complements the NewsML-G2 catalog by vocabularies for IPTC’s sports data format SportsML-G2.