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Descriptor in English: Poster
Descriptor in Spanish: Cartel
Descriptor in Portuguese: Pôster
Descriptor in French: Affiche
Entry term(s): Posters
Tree number(s): V02.355.500
Scope note: Work consisting of single or multi-sheet notices made to attract attention to events, activities, causes, goods, or services. They are for posting, usually in a public place and are chiefly pictorial. They are intended to make an immediate impression from a distance. Posters do not include poster presentations at conferences and meetings. (From Thesaurus for Graphic Materials II: Genre and Physical Characteristic Headings, 1995)
Annotation: This heading is used as a Publication Type. not for poster presentations at meetings; The Publication Types ADVERTISEMENT & BROADSIDE are also available. Posters as a subject are indexed under the main heading POSTERS AS TOPIC. INDEXER: Do not use
History Note: 2008(1997)
DeCS UI: 33250
Descriptor UI: D019519
Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/21
Revision Date: 2018/07/13
Poster - Preferred
Concept UI M0029005
Scope note Work consisting of single or multi-sheet notices made to attract attention to events, activities, causes, goods, or services. They are for posting, usually in a public place and are chiefly pictorial. They are intended to make an immediate impression from a distance. Posters do not include poster presentations at conferences and meetings. (From Thesaurus for Graphic Materials II: Genre and Physical Characteristic Headings, 1995)
Preferred term Poster
Entry term(s) Posters



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