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Re: Question: Authoritative URIs for Geo locations? Multi-lingual labels?

From: Mike Liebhold <mnl@well.com>
Date: Thu, 08 Sep 2011 10:44:55 -0700
Message-ID: <4E68FF17.1060403@well.com>
To: "M. Scott Marshall" <mscottmarshall@gmail.com>
CC: "public-lod@w3.org community" <public-lod@w3.org>, Karl Dubost <karl@la-grange.net>, Sarven Capadisli <info@csarven.ca>, geowanking <Geowanking@geowanking.org>
I am cross posting this here to the geowanking list where people are 
working in overlapping spatial and semantic webs:

On 9/8/11 7:38 AM, M. Scott Marshall wrote:
> It seems that dbpedia is a de facto source of URIs for geographical
> place names. I would expect to find a more specialized source. I think
> that I saw one mentioned here in the last few months. Are there
> alternatives that are possible more fine-grained or designed
> specifically for geo data? With multi-lingual labels? Perhaps somebody
> has kept track of the options on a website?
>
> -Scott
>
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