Category Archives: SKOS

From Chaos, Order: SKOS Recommendation Helps Organize Knowledge

Today W3C announces a new standard that builds a bridge between the world of knowledge organization systems – including thesauri, classifications, subject headings, taxonomies, and folksonomies – and the linked data community, bringing benefits to both. Libraries, museums, newspapers, government … Continue reading

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New SW Case Study by the German National Library of Economics

The Leibnitz Information Centre for Economics of the German National Library of Economics (the world’s largest economics library) has provided a W3C Semantic Web Case Study on the Web based publication of the STW Thesaurus for Economics of the library. … Continue reading

SKOS is a Candidate Recommendation

The Semantic Web Deployment Working Group invites implementation of the Candidate Recommendation of SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization System Reference. This document defines the Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS), a common data model for sharing and linking knowledge organization systems via … Continue reading

Last Call: SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization System Reference; Primer Updated

The Semantic Web Deployment Working Group has published the Last Call Working Draft of SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization System Reference. This document defines the Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS), a common data model for sharing and linking knowledge organization systems … Continue reading

SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization System Reference Draft Published

The Semantic Web Deployment Working Group has published a Working Draft of SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization System Reference. This document defines the Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS), a common data model for sharing and linking knowledge organization systems via the … Continue reading