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Re: Discogs Linked Data

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Thu, 03 Jun 2010 09:53:30 -0400
Message-ID: <4C07B3DA.4070006@openlinksw.com>
To: Matthew Rowe <m.rowe@dcs.shef.ac.uk>
CC: Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
  On 6/3/10 7:07 AM, Matthew Rowe wrote:
> Does anyone know the state of play wrt a linked dataset describing 
> Discogs (the music/record site)?

There have always been Virtuoso Sponger [1] Cartridges (Basic and Meta) 
for Discogs.

Examples:

1. 
http://linkeddata.uriburner.com/about/id/entity/http/www.discogs.com/artist/Stevie+Wonder 
-- Stevie Wonder

2.  http://virtuoso.openlinksw.com/dataspace/dav/wiki/Main/VirtSponger 
-- Virtuoso Sponger Middleware

Kingsley
>
> I know that Leigh Dodds did some work about a year ago [1] but it 
> appears that the data incubator page for the dataset is not active. 
> There is also a SPARQL endpoint to the data at [2] but no access to a 
> dump of the triples.
>
> Thinking about setting up a dataset describing Discogs, but would not 
> do so if this has been done already and the dataset is regularly updated.
>
> thanks
>
> Matthew Rowe, MEng
> PhD Student
> OAK Group
> Department of Computer Science
> University of Sheffield
> m.rowe@dcs.shef.ac.uk
>
>
> [1] http://discogs.dataincubator.org/
> [2] http://api.talis.com/stores/discogs/services/sparql
>
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