Service description

Allärs is the Swedish translation of  General Finnish Thesaurus YSA.

In 2019 Allärs has been replaced by the General Finnish Ontology YSO and its extension for place names YSO places.

Åbo Akademi University Library together with the National Library have been responsible for maintaining Allärs.

Joining the service
  • Free of charge
Standards used

SFS 5471

Background information

Allärs has been is use since 1996.

Service users
  • Enterprises
  • Organisations
  • Private individuals

Allärs has been used mainly by libraries, archives and museums.

Steering responsibility

Åbo Akademi University Library together with the National Library.

Organisation model
  • Partnership
  • Service is developed as part of basic operation of National Library
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