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RE: Deserted Island Sem Web reading list

From: Michael Hopwood <michael@editeur.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 11:23:44 +0100
To: Keith Alexander <k.j.w.alexander@gmail.com>, Mike Dupont <jamesmikedupont@googlemail.com>
CC: Olivier Berger <olivier.berger@it-sudparis.eu>, Denny Vrandečić <denny.vrandecic@wikimedia.de>, "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>, "Dawson, Laura (Laura.Dawson@bowker.com)" <Laura.Dawson@bowker.com>
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It's probably worth noting on this line of thought that "Unglue.It" has now started releasing published books into the CC world, as far as I can see, by sort of "buying out" the copyright (anyone who understands the business model please correct/clarify!):

https://unglue.it/


Cheers,

M

-----Original Message-----
From: Keith Alexander [mailto:k.j.w.alexander@gmail.com] 
Sent: 13 September 2012 10:54
To: Mike Dupont
Cc: Olivier Berger; Denny Vrandečić; public-lod@w3.org
Subject: Re: Deserted Island Sem Web reading list

Hi,

http://patterns.dataincubator.org/book/ is Creative Commons licensed

and

http://linkeddatabook.com/editions/1.0/ is freely available on the web.

Cheers,

Keith Alexander

On Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 10:34 AM, Mike  Dupont <jamesmikedupont@googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hi there,
> how about a list of books that are creative commons or some other 
> license that we can translate freely into another language?
> thanks
> mike
>
>
> On Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 11:01 AM, Olivier Berger 
> <olivier.berger@it-sudparis.eu> wrote:
>>
>> Hi.
>>
>> Denny Vrandečić <denny.vrandecic@wikimedia.de> writes:
>>
>> > I have the feeling that if you are on a deserted island, the 
>> > Semantic Web might not be the most urgent topic to learn about.
>> >
>> > My suggestion would be to take some books that teach you how to 
>> > build and navigate a raft, return to a place with a reasonable 
>> > internet connection, and learn by building applications using data 
>> > found in the LOD cloud.
>> > Once you are there, "Programming the Semantic Web", "Learning 
>> > SPARQL", "A Semantic Web Primer", "Foundations of Semantic Web 
>> > Technologies", "About Face 3" should amount to a good start.
>> >
>>
>> Uh, URIs for references of these on the SemWeb ? ;)
>>
>> Sorry, couldn't resist.
>>
>> Best regards,
>> --
>> Olivier BERGER
>> http://www-public.it-sudparis.eu/~berger_o/ - OpenPGP-Id: 
>> 2048R/5819D7E8 Ingenieur Recherche - Dept INF Institut Mines-Telecom, 
>> Telecom SudParis, Evry (France)
>>
>
>
>
> --
> James Michael DuPont
> Member of Free Libre Open Source Software Kosova http://flossk.org 
> Saving wikipedia(tm) articles from deletion 
> http://SpeedyDeletion.wikia.com Contributor FOSM, the CC-BY-SA map of 
> the world http://fosm.org Mozilla Rep 
> https://reps.mozilla.org/u/h4ck3rm1k3

>

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