Statistics of the CERL Thesaurus

From 14-09-2018

Records

NumberDesignation
1229558total records
20244IMPRINT PLACE NAMES
19762non-fictional names
258fictional names
129identification uncertain
95names used for more than one place
79442IMPRINT NAMES
79056non-fictional names
325fictional names
48identification uncertain
13names used for more than one imprint name
1105574PERSONAL NAMES
975157non-fictional names
8262fictional names
110962identification uncertain
11193names used for more than one person
24298CORPORATE BODY NAMES
23940non-fictional names
356fictional names
1identification uncertain
1names used for more than one corporate body
0REFERENCE WORKS
0source names
0identification of source uncertain
0source data is ambiguous and therefore needs distinctive elements
0titels
0abbreviations


Types of records

Provenance information

Record typeTotal recordsRecords with linked provenance information
Personal names 1105574 63887
Corporate body names 24298 3149


Personal name records with linked provenance information

Corporate body name records with linked provenance information

Records with linked provenance information

Variant name forms

NumberDesignation
2398016total variant name forms
41371total variant name forms IMPRINT PLACES
40446- thereof non-fictional name forms
925- thereof fictional name forms
124854total variant name forms IMPRINT NAMES
123642- thereof non-fictional name forms
1212- thereof fictional name forms
2175623total variant name forms PERSONAL NAMES
2133757- thereof non-fictional name forms
41866- thereof fictional name forms
56168total variant name forms CORPORATE BODY NAMES
56166- thereof non-fictional name forms
2- thereof fictional name forms

Standard forms

NumberDesignation
1319980total standard forms
5173total standard forms IMPRINT PLACE NAMES
4777imprint place names (default)
202fictional imprint place names
121identification of entities uncertain
73imprint place names used for more than one entity
77766total standard forms IMPRINT NAMES
77380imprint names (default)
325fictional imprint names
48identification of entities uncertain
13imprint names used for more than one entity
1212944total standard forms PERSONAL NAMES
1081794personal names (default)
8373fictional personal names
111579identification of entities uncertain
11198personal names used for more than one entity
24097total standard forms CORPORATE BODY NAMES
24082corporate body names (default)
14fictional corporate body names
1identification of entities uncertain
0corporate body names used for more than one entity

Other information

NumberDesignation
633139source references ('Found in')
808404imprint sources
928776general notes
1059757biographical dates / dates of activity
1210628activity notes
972898geographical notes
311515related personal names
35339related imprint names
60984related corporate names
559001place of activity notes
24633printer's devices etc. notes
48125online resources (Hyperlinks)
1971942remote access to external systems
19785- thereof to STCN
1952157- thereof to provenance information

De-duplicating

NumberDesignation
409215merged records in total
147425records resulting from merger
365033- thereof records edited manually
424cases, in which merging of records has been refused
706063remaining references to probably duplicate records
2807- thereof in records with standard forms marked as 'identification uncertain'


Merged records in relation to total record count

Origin of authority data

Country of originFile ownerCodetotalcnlcnicnpcnccaf
AustriaThe Bernstein ConsortiumAtBPA 2128 2128
BelgiumBibliotheek van de Universiteit AntwerpenSTCV 1502 1502
CroatiaNacionalna i Sveucilišna KnjižnicaNSK, NSB 943 178 765
Czech RepublicThe National Museum Library, Prague (Czech Republic)aba010 355 13 342
DenmarkDet Kongelige Bibliotek KøbenhavnDkKoKB 1507 1507
FranceBibliothèque nationale de FranceBNF 161410 11652 139931 9827
FranceBibliothèque Municipale de LyonFrLy 1149 947 202
GermanyBayerische Staatsbibliothek MünchenBSB,VD16 14608 1932 12676
GermanyDeutsche NationalbibliothekDE-588a 4047 4047
GermanyDeutsche NationalbibliothekDE-588b 1080 1080
GermanyDeutsche NationalbibliothekDE-588c 509 455 54
GermanyBibliotheksverbund BayernDE-604 66 66
GermanyStaatsbibliothek zu BerlinDE-611 4208 3746 462
GermanyHANS, SUB Göttingen (Germany)DE-7-HANS 8015 6035 1980
GermanyDeutsches Musikarchiv, BerlinDMA 13 3 10
GermanyDeutsche NationalbibliothekGND 651356 15393 635963
GermanyGermania Sacra OnlineGScrO 20011 19470 541
GermanyStaatsbibliothek zu BerlinGYBL 227 174 53
GermanyFranckesche Stiftungen Halle BibliothekGYHF 5 4 1
GermanyGottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Bibliothek, HannoverGYHN 3 3
GermanyBayerische Staatsbibliothek MünchenGYMG 6875 2767 3684 424
GermanyUniversitätsbibliothek RostockGYRU 29 28 1
GermanyHerzogin Anna Amalia Bibliothek, WeimarGYWH 598 472 126
GermanyFreie Universität BerlinGyBFU 178 178
GermanyGemeinsamer BiblitoheksverbundGyGoGBV 199203 13929 182508 2766
GermanyStaats- und Universitätsbibliothek GöttingenGyGoN 313 216 97
GermanyStaats- und Universitätsbibliothek HamburgGyHaS 4 4
GermanyHerzog-August-Bibliothek WolfenbüttelGyWbHAB 2084 1826 258
GermanyDeutsche NationalbibliothekPND 115316 107 115209
GermanyStaatsbibliothek zu BerlinSBB-TW 4153 4153
GermanyInstitut Deutsche Presseforschung, Universität BremenUBrm 436 1 435
HungaryNational Széchényi Library, BudapestHUBpOSK 545 545
ItalyIstituto Centrale per il Catalogo UnicoICCU 14822 2512 11199 1111
ItalyBiblioteca Nazionale di NapoliIT-NA0079 209 156 53
ItalyBiblioteca nazionale centrale Vittorio Emanuele II RomaIT-RM0267 198 60 138
ItalyBiblioteca Casanatense, RomaIT-RM0313 379 317 62
ItalyBiblioteca Nazionale Marciana VeneziaIT-VE0049 955 833 122
PolandBiblioteka Uniwersytecka w WarszawieBUW 3695 3299 396
PolandBiblioteka Narodowa, WarszawaPlWaBN 16427 621 15738 68
PolandNUKAT union catalogue of Polish academic and research librariesnukat 15739 3057 12282 400
PolandBiblioteka Ossolineumplolw 6847 1538 5154 155
PolandBiblioteka Uniwersytecka w Warszawieplwau 5025 1 539 4222 263
PolandWroclaw University Library (Poland)plwro 7022 1881 5008 133
RussiaNational Library of RussiaRuNLR 6663 1963 4545 155
SpainBiblioteca de Catalunya, BarcelonaES-BaCBU 4154 4088 66
SpainUniversitat de BarcelonaES-BaUB 3421 2681 649 91
SpainBiblioteca de la Universidad de SalamancaES-SlU 2233 2131 102
SpainBiblioteca de la Universidad Complutense de MadridSpMaUC 1207 1029 178
SwitzerlandUniversitätsbibliothek BaselSzBaU 1309 1148 161
The NetherlandsKoninklijke BibliotheekNL-HaKB 32616 93 8805 23583 135
The NetherlandsUniversiteit UtrechtNL-UtRU 762 762
The NetherlandsKoninklijke BibliotheekNeNKHB 11793 11793
United KingdomConsortium of European Research LibrariesCERL 1974 1884 90
United KingdomBritish LibraryESTC 53565 1 49853 3711
United KingdomUniversity of Glasgow LibraryGlU-inc 320 260 60
United KingdomNational Library of ScotlandNLS-SBTI 8201 8201
United KingdomNational Library of ScotlandNLS-SSP 197 197
United KingdomUniversity of Aberdeen LibraryStAbUL 1357 1295 62
United KingdomCanterbury Cathedral LibrariesUkCyCl 1201 1072 129
United KingdomMiddle Temple Library, LondonUkMiTe 171 163 8
United StatesLibrary of Congress (United States)DLC 84 1 83
United StatesThe Getty Thesaurus of Geographic NamesTGN 1 1

Not in this list are the Cathedral Libraries Catalogue (UK) and the Royal Library of Stockholm (S).


Origin of imprint place data


Origin of imprint name data


Origin of personal name data


Origin of corporate body name data

Editing

Please note: These statistics on editing activities over the years are not constant because upon merger of two records, editing signatures from one of the records are lost. DCG aims to provide a more meaningful retrospective constant overview in due course.

Created records

Yeartotalcnlcnicnpcnccaf
2001 2 2
2002 44936 1489 5942 37505
2003 26050 17 7613 18419 1
2004 297270 271 293309 3690
2005 17791 161 2188 15442
2006 35552 180 13366 21512 494
2007 187729 16 454 184042 3217
2008 19924 1 688 18928 307
2009 36402 129 335 35311 627
2010 47549 2816 4583 38671 1479
2011 26346 32 531 25578 205
2012 136390 10490 2396 115120 8384
2013 11898 13 631 10926 328
2014 53048 4251 11120 34463 3214
2015 1795 18 49 1543 185
2016 264186 310 10901 251018 1957
2017 19261 50 15827 3213 171
2018 608 570 38
total 1226737 20244 76626 1105570 24297

Edited records

Yeartotalcnlcnicnpcnccaf
2004 89575 735 13206 75634
2005 23664 78 3 23582 1
2006 20905 99 4438 15888 480
2007 110216 4 51 110156 5
2008 16090 2 27 16061
2009 24325 1 45 24262 17
2010 22287 854 24 21253 156
2011 22531 1703 271 20552 5
2012 23787 135 31 23549 72
2013 18479 81 2281 15712 405
2014 13364 232 986 11116 1030
2015 17043 12887 32 3218 906
2016 107228 69 780 98610 7769
2017 19155 10 3274 15676 195
2018 3876 2326 4 1453 93
total 533545 20224 25461 476726 11134


Edited records in relation to total record count


Editing records