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Re: ISBNs, owl:sameAs, etc

From: Davide Palmisano <davide@asemantics.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2009 11:09:14 +0100
Message-ID: <f59b5c6e0912290209j7c36d621se409ebf479587cc2@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Daniel O'Connor" <daniel.oconnor@gmail.com>
Cc: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>, Chris Bizer <chris@bizer.de>, tobias.gauss@web.de, public-lod@w3.org
Daniel,

maybe this could be interesting to you:

http://moth.notube.tv:6080/notube-identity-resolver/resolver?value=978-0140445145&category=isbn

where the value parameter accepts a valid ISBN number.

If you are interested on this service you can find here some details
http://bit.ly/8RCFiE

cheers,

Davide

On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 9:02 AM, Daniel O'Connor
<daniel.oconnor@gmail.com>wrote:

>
>
> On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 5:31 PM, Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org> wrote:
>
>> On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 4:47 AM, Daniel O'Connor
>> <daniel.oconnor@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Psst, Chris, Tobias - any chance of RDFBookMashup rendering 'owl:sameAs
>> > urn:isbn:12434567' ?
>> >
>> > I might see if I can glue freebase's 1.8 million or so ISBNs onto
>> > rdfbookmashup.
>>
>> It's probably common knowledge, but there's a few scripts here -
>> http://wiki.foaf-project.org/w/DanBri/WikipediaISBNs - for extracting
>> isbns from wikipedia dumps. It found about half a million last time I
>> tried.
>>
>>
> Ah neat.
>
> The appeal of gluing freebase onto the existing book linked data is because
> they've assimilated http://openlibrary.org/ and others - so it's a shiny
> new dataset in addition to having wikipedia assimilated.
>
> http://blog.freebase.com/2009/04/14/science-fiction-books/
>
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