- THE VIETNAM CENTER AND ARCHIVE
- Texas Tech University
Keyword: A single term or short phrase that appears in a database index identifying a record.
VVA: Acronym for the Virtual Vietnam Archive.
Footer: A common group of links that appears at the bottom of multiple pages of a website.
Field: A box on a search page where users can type information, such as keywords, to be searched for.
Boolean: In database searches, a short word used to combine search terms. Common Boolean Terms are And, Or, and Not.
Collection: A grouping of materials created or donated to the Vietnam Archive by the same person or organization
Item #: A unique identifier assigned to all materials within the Virtual Vietnam Archive
ISP: Acronym for Internet Service Provider
AMS: Acronym for US Army Map Service. The US AMS produced a large number of 1:50000 maps in the Vietnam Archive Map Collections.