Category Archives: Systems

ThManager: An open source tool for creating and visualizing SKOS

Lacasta, J., Nogueras-Iso, J., Lopez-Pellicer, F. J., Muro-Medrano, P. R., & Zarazaga-Soria, F. J. (2007). ThManager: An open source tool for creating and visualizing SKOS. Information Technology and Libraries, 26(3), 39-50. In this paper, the authors presented the design and … Continue reading

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A reference model for user-system interaction in thesaurus-based searching

Citation Blocks, D., Cunliffe, D., & Tudhope, D. (2006). A reference model for user-system interaction in thesaurus-based searching. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 57(12), 1655-1665. doi: 10.1002/asi.20482. Summary The authors of this article have presented … Continue reading

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Ontology driven integration platform for clinical and translational research

Parsa Mirhaji, Min Zhu, Mattew Vagnoni, Elmer V bernstam, Jiajie Zhang and Jack W Smith BMC Bioinformatics 2009, 10(Suppl 2):S2 doi:10.1186/1471-2105-10-S2-S2 This article is available from: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2105/10/S2/S2 Summary The authors present a semantic information integration platform which is conceptualized to … Continue reading

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Supporting user tasks through visualisation of light-weight ontologies

Fluit, C., Sabou, M., & Van Harmelen, F. (2003). Supporting user tasks through visualisation of light-weight ontologies. In Handbook on Ontologies in Information Systems (pp. 415–434). Springer-Verlag. This paper explores how to use visualizations in ontology-based semantic web. Based on … Continue reading

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LCSH, SKOS and Linked Data

A technique for converting Library of Congress Subject Headings MARCXML to Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS) RDF is described. Strengths of the SKOS vocabulary are highlighted, as well as possible points for extension, and the integration of other semantic web vocabularies such as Dublin Core. An application for making the vocabulary available as linked- data on the Web is also described. Continue reading

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Collaborative Knowledge Visualization for Cross-Community Learning

Citation: Novak, J., Wurst, M. (2005). Collaborative Knowledge Visualization for Cross-Community Learning. Knowledge and Information Visualization, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. 3426: 95-116. Summary: This paper primarily deals with developing a tool for sharing knowledge among individual users and a community … 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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NLP Support for Faceted Navigation in Scholarly Collections

Hearst, M, & Stoica, E. (2009). NLP Support for Faceted Navigation in Scholarly Collections. In Proceedings of the 2009 Workshop on Text and Citation Analysis for Scholarly Digital Libraries, ACL-IJCNLP 2009. 62-70. Digital libraries have begun using faceted navigation for … Continue reading

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STAR Project

1. Binding C., Tudhope D., May K. 2008. Semantic Interoperability in Archaeological Datasets: Data Mapping and Extraction via the CIDOC CRM. Proceedings (ECDL 2008) 12th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, Aarhus, 280–290. Lecture Notes in … Continue reading

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