Connecting KOSs and the LOD Cloud

Rick Szostak, A.M. Scharnhorst, Wouter Beek, Richard P. Smiraglia

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Abstract

This paper describes a specific project, the current situation leading to it, its project design and first results. In particular, we will examine the terminology employed in the Linked Open Data cloud and compare this to the terminology employed in both the Universal Decimal Classification and the Basic Concepts Classification. We will explore whether these classifications can encourage greater consistency in LOD terminology. We thus hope to link the largely distinct scholarly literatures that address LOD and KOSs.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication15th INTERNATIONAL ISKO CONFERENCE: Challenges and opportunities for Knowledge Organization in the digital age
EditorsFernanda Ribeiro, Maria Elisa Cerveira
Place of PublicationWürzburg
PublisherErgon Verlag
Pages521-529
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NameAdvances in Knowledge Organization 16
PublisherEgon Verlag
Volume16

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    Szostak, R., Scharnhorst, A. M., Beek, W., & Smiraglia, R. P. (2018). Connecting KOSs and the LOD Cloud. In F. Ribeiro, & M. E. Cerveira (Eds.), 15th INTERNATIONAL ISKO CONFERENCE: Challenges and opportunities for Knowledge Organization in the digital age (pp. 521-529). (Advances in Knowledge Organization 16; Vol. 16). Ergon Verlag. https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.08141