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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Register for upcoming event: Linked Data Interest Group Community Forum

  • 1.  Register for upcoming event: Linked Data Interest Group Community Forum

    Posted Jun 02, 2022 03:27 PM

    Please join us for a Linked Data Interest Group (LDIG) pre-ALA Annual online forum session.


    Date & time: June 22, 2022, 1:00 pm Eastern Time


    Title: Linked Data Interest Group Community Forum


    Description: This session will provide attendees a voice in planning LDIG programming. Connect with colleagues and share your interests in library linked data, the state of linked data initiatives at your institutions, and your goals for professional development in this area. Participant feedback from this meeting will help shape LDIG planning for the coming year.




    We look forward to having you join us for an engaging discussion on what programming you would like to see from the LDIG!


    Ben Riesenberg, LDIG co-chair

    Kevin Ford, LDIG co-chair

    Becky Skeen, LDIG co-chair