Core Linked Data Interest Group

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Purpose: Provides a forum for discussion of issues related to Linked Library Data and the role of library metadata in the Semantic web. Goals include: raising awareness of Semantic Web technologies, such as the Resource Description Framework (RDF) and the use of URIs as identifiers within bibliographic descriptions; promoting research on linked data challenges, such as domain modeling and vocabulary selection and design; and informing the ongoing development of existing metadata standards for Libraries, Archives and Cultural Heritage Institutions.

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Event announcement: Library Systems' Readiness for Linked Data

  • 1.  Event announcement: Library Systems' Readiness for Linked Data

    Posted Oct 17, 2022 12:50 PM

    MCLS's Linked Data Users Group (LDUG) invites you to the fall  All-Users Group meeting, on Wednesday, November 2, at 1 p.m. Central / 2 p.m. Eastern, via Zoom

    Marshall Breeding, Creator and Editor of Library Technology Guides, will be speaking about library technologies and current and future system integrations with Linked Data. In the following Q&A, we'll converse about the current library systems environment, the outlook on BIBFRAME, Linked Data and library materials discoverability, and if we'll ever see a future of Linked Library Data.

    Registration is free:

    Marianne Swierenga
    Cataloging and Metadata Librarian
    Western Michigan University