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Descriptor English: Atlas
Descriptor Spanish: Atlas
Descriptor Portuguese: Atlas
Descriptor French: Atlas (publication)
Entry term(s): Atlases
Tree number(s): V02.150
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020466
Scope note: Work consisting of collections of illustrative plates, charts, etc., usually with explanatory captions.
Annotation: This heading is used as a Publication Type. INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Use for collections of illustrative plates, charts, etc. and for items in which there are both illustrations and text, even when the text predominates, when the purpose of the text is to explain the illustrations. Do not use for geographic atlases or maps. Use instead the Publication Type MAPS.
History Note: 2008(1999)
Related: Chart MeSH
Drawing MeSH
Map MeSH
Pictorial Work MeSH
DeCS ID: 33640
Unique ID: D020466
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/03
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Atlas - Preferred
Concept UI M0030137
Scope note Work consisting of collections of illustrative plates, charts, etc., usually with explanatory captions.
Preferred term Atlas
Entry term(s) Atlases



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