GAO Mission and Operations:
General Accounting Office Thesaurus
OIRM-85-3: Published: Sep 1, 1985. Publicly Released: Sep 1, 1985.
The second edition of the GAO Thesaurus provides a complete cross-referencing for subject areas, directing the user to synonyms, broader and narrower terms, and otherwise related terms. The Thesaurus lists more than 3,200 terms, and will be used to index all GAO documents and to store and retrieve information from the GAO documents database.