Types of content organized in the Sources of Information

The adoption of a form of standardized content organization in Sources of Information creates a common language that facilitates the identification, operation, retrieval of these resources in different instances of the VHL Network.


The following describes the forms of organization of the different types of content in VHL Sources of Information. In addition to their main characteristics, links to more information on the methodologies and technologies associated with them are also indicated.

Scientific and Technical Publications (bibliographic databases)

Journal Collections



Questions and Answers

Educational Resources

Internet Resources

Multimedia Resources

Reports of Experiences

Search Strategies

Terminology and Controlled Vocabulary