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My name is Joachim Neubert, I'm working as an IT developer for German National Library of Economics (ZBW) - Leibniz Centre for Economics in Hamburg. Before this, for 20 years I was in charge of the IT in the information department of a big newspaper publishing company, concerned mainly with databases, information retrieval and web applications.

My first task after I joined ZBW in October 2008 was to put the STW Thesaurus for Economics on to the Web. I found SKOS a well fitting standardized format and RDFa a good way to put it into a web application ( Now, among other things, I'm working on the ZBW newspaper archives, where I use OAI-ORE as the central vocab for organizing the collections (prototype at Starting on 2011, we plan to publish lots of records data as Linked Open Data, using the authority files as a backbone for interlinking.

Together with Anette Seiler from hbz I organized the first German Library Conference on the Semantic Web (SWIB09), which took place 2010 as well (

work in progress

Collected Projects about People and Organisations

Webservices on LLD

see also list at

Web services on LLD