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Linked data, a geographic perspective, Glen Hart, Catherine Dolbear

Linked data, a geographic perspective, Glen Hart, Catherine Dolbear
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Linked data
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Glen Hart, Catherine Dolbear
Sub title
a geographic perspective
Geographic Information has an important role to play in linking and combining datasets through shared location, but the potential is still far from fully realized because the data is not well organized and the technology to aid this process has not been available. Developments in the Semantic Web and Linked Data, however, are making it possible to integrate data based on Geographic Information in a way that is more accessible to users. Drawing on the industry experience of a geographer and a computer scientist, Linked Data: A Geographic Perspective is a practical guide to implementing Geograph
Table Of Contents
Front Cover; Contents; Preface; About the Authors; Chapter 1 - A Gentle Beginning; Chapter 2 - Linked Data and the Semantic Web; Chapter 3 - Geographic Information; Chapter 4 - Geographic Information in an Open World; Chapter 5 - The Resource Description Framework; Chapter 6 - Organizing GI as Linked Data; Chapter 7 - Publishing Linked Data; Chapter 8 - Using Linked Data; Chapter 9 - OWL; Chapter 10 - Building Geographic Ontologies; Chapter 11 - Linking It All Together; References; Appendix A: OWL Species; Appendix B: OWL Constructs: Manchester Syntax and Rabbit; Back Cover
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