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Re: LOV - Linked Open Vocabularies

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2011 16:17:38 -0400
Message-ID: <4D90ECE2.9040301@openlinksw.com>
To: eero.hyvonen@tkk.fi
CC: Eero Hyv÷nen <eahyvone@cc.hut.fi>, 'Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche' <pierre-yves.vandenbussche@mondeca.com>, public-lod@w3.org, 'SW-forum' <semantic-web@w3.org>, semanticweb@yahoogroups.com, info-ic@listes.irisa.fr
On 3/28/11 3:59 PM, Eero Hyv÷nen wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> Concerning LOV, you might be interested in having a look at the 
> FinnONTO-system of linked ontologies:
>
> Eero Hyv÷nen, Kim Viljanen, Jouni Tuominen and Katri Seppńlń: Building 
> a National Semantic Web Ontology and Ontology Service 
> Infrastructure--The FinnONTO Approach. Proceedings of the European 
> Semantic Web Conference ESWC 2008, Springer, Tenerife, Spain, June 
> 1-5, 2008.
>
> http://www.seco.tkk.fi/publications/2008/hyvonen-et-al-building-2008.pdf
>
> Here, however, vocabularies are domain ontologies, not vocabularies 
> such as dcterms etc.
>
> The ontologies are available as services for both human and machine 
> users (AJAX, Web Services) through the National Ontology Service ONKI
>
> http://www.onki.fi/
>
> with 200+ registered machine users and 14,000 unique human users 
> (domains) monthly. More details of ONKI can found here:
>
> Kim Viljanen, Jouni Tuominen and Eero Hyv÷nen: Ontology Libraries for 
> Production Use: The Finnish Ontology Library Service ONKI. Proceedings 
> of the 6th European Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2009), Heraklion, 
> Greece, May 31 - June 4, 2009. Springer-Verlag.
>
> http://www.seco.tkk.fi/publications/2009/viljanen-et-al-www.yso.fi-2009.pdf 
>
>
> Jouni Tuominen, Matias Frosterus, Kim Viljanen and Eero Hyv÷nen: ONKI 
> SKOS Server for Publishing and Utilizing SKOS Vocabularies and 
> Ontologies as Services. Proceedings of the 6th European Semantic Web 
> Conference (ESWC 2009), Heraklion, Greece, May 31 - June 4, 2009. 
> Springer-Verlag.
>
> http://www.seco.tkk.fi/publications/2009/tuominen-et-al-onki-skos-2009.pdf
>

Are there URLs from which these ontologies can be downloaded? I don't 
want to browse hence my request for download locations.


Kingsley
>
> Best regards - terveisin
>
> Eero
>
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> *From:*public-lod-request@w3.org [mailto:public-lod-request@w3.org] 
> *On Behalf Of *Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche
> *Sent:* 28. maaliskuuta 2011 18:08
> *To:* Kingsley Idehen
> *Cc:* public-lod@w3.org; SW-forum; semanticweb@yahoogroups.com; 
> info-ic@listes.irisa.fr
> *Subject:* Re: LOV - Linked Open Vocabularies
>
> Catch this ! In the pipe !
> **
>
> **
>
> *Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche*
> Research & Development
> *Mondeca*
> 3, citÚ Nollez 75018 Paris France
> Tel. +33 (0)1 44 92 35 07 - fax +33 (0)1 44 92 02 59
> Mail: pierre-yves.vandenbussche@mondeca.com 
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>
> On Mon, Mar 28, 2011 at 4:57 PM, Kingsley Idehen 
> <kidehen@openlinksw.com <mailto:kidehen@openlinksw.com>> wrote:
>
> On 3/28/11 10:39 AM, Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche wrote:
>
> Hello all,
>
> We are pleased to announce the Linked Open Vocabularies initiative [1].
>
> The web of data is based on datasets 
> publication. When building a dataset some questions arise: which 
> existing vocabularies will be the best-suited for my needs? To 
> facilitate this task we propose the Linked Open Vocabularies 
> (LOV)  dataset [1]. It identifies the defined vocabularies for data 
> description but also the relationships between these vocabularies.
> The work within the LOV is not exhaustive but, by suggesting us some 
> vocabulary modifications and/or creations, we could improve this dataset.
>
> You could access this dataset via an RDF/XML file [2] and via a SPARQL 
> Endpoint [3].
>
> [1] http://labs.mondeca.com/dataset/lov/index.html
>
> [2] http://labs.mondeca.com/dataset/lov/lov.rdf
>
> [3] http://labs.mondeca.com/endpoint/lov
> **
>
> **
>
> *Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche, Bernard Vatant, Lise Rozat*
> Research & Development
> *Mondeca*
> 3, citÚ Nollez 75018 Paris France
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> Lab: Mondeca Labs <http://labs.mondeca.com/>
>
>
> Nice!
>
> See: 
> http://linkeddata.uriburner.com/describe/?url=http%3A%2F%2Flabs.mondeca.com%2Fdataset%2Flov%2Flov%23LOV
>
> Would be nice if you also added isDefinedBy relations so that one can 
> FYN between TBox and ABox with ease :-)
>
>
>
> -- 
>   
> Regards,
>   
> Kingsley Idehen
> President&  CEO
> OpenLink Software
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Kingsley Idehen	
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OpenLink Software
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