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ThManager: an open source tool for creating and visualizing SKOS

Citation: ThManager: an open source tool for creating and visualizing SKOS. Javier Lacasta, Francisco Javier Lopez-Pellicer, Pedro Rafael Muro- Medrano, Javier Nogueras-Iso, and Francisco Javier Zarazaga-Soria. Information Technology and Libraries. 26.3 (Sept. 2007). Also: http://thmanager.sourceforge.net/index.html ThManager is an Open Source Tool … Continue reading

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TemaTres: open-source controlled vocab manager

I think TemaTres looks like a good candidate to manage a controlled vocabulary. It’s open source, web-based, and runs on PHP/MySQL. I spent some time using it and it looks like a nice, lightweight manager. It’s pretty good out of … Continue reading

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Additional References

Börner, K., Chen, C. and Boyack, K. W. (2003), Visualizing knowledge domains. Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, 37: 179–255. doi: 10.1002/aris.1440370106 Chen, C. (2010), Information visualization. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics. 2 (4): 387-403. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/wics.89 Chen, C., Paul, R.J.  (2001), … Continue reading

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The CIDOC Conceptual Reference Module – An ontological approach to semantic interoperability of metadata

Citation: Doerr, M. (2003). The CIDOC Conceptual Reference Module – An ontological approach to semantic interoperability of metadata. AI MAGAZINE, 24(3), 75-92. Goals of Research: To justify the methodology and design of CIDOC-CRM by functional requirements. Summary: The emergence of … Continue reading

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SKOS: Simple Knowledge Organisation for the Web

Miles, A., & Perez-Aguera, J. (2007). SKOS: Simple Knowledge Organisation for the Web. Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 43(3-4), 69-83. This is an early paper that introduces SKOS. “SKOS provides a framework for publishing thesauri, classification schemes, and subject indexes on … Continue reading

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Trends and issues in establishing interoperability among knowledge organization systems

Lei Zeng, M., & Mai Chan, L. (2004). Trends and issues in establishing interoperability among knowledge organization systems. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 55(5), 377-395. doi:10.1002/asi.10387 This work examines methods used for establishing interoperability among … Continue reading

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