St. Paul, Minnesota (USA)
In this presentation, Godby shares OCLC's research and participation in standards initiatives whose goal is to pave the way for the adoption of the linked data paradigm as a next-generation solution for the description of resources managed by libraries.
File: pptx, 14.6MB Topics: Linked Data
Washington, DC (USA)
Smith-Yoshimura describes how Worldcat contains many rich cataloguing records for translations and how the semantic web can be used to improve associations and present information in the preferred language of the user.
File: pptx, 6.8MB Topics: Linked Data
Chicago, Illinois (USA)
Find out how OCLC researchers are acting on a request from the Library of Congress to align OCLC Works with BIBFRAME works within the larger context of two Program for Cooperative Cataloging Task Groups.
File: pptx, 5.2MB Topics: Linked Data
Lorentz Center, Leiden, (The Netherlands)
Learn from Smith-Yoshimura about challenges of translations in WorldCat, including different writing systems, different transliterations, the pitfalls of metadata, as well as opportunities of linked data.
File: pptx, 4.1MB Topics: Linked Data
Tennant provides a research perspective on data designed for discovery and how linked data can solve current issues.
File: pptx, 13.8MB Topics: Linked Data
Sydney, NSW (Australia)
Smith-Yoshimura delves into the world of linked data and how it can help the library field.
File: pptx, 12.6MB Topics: Linked Data