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Re: ANN: STW Thesaurus for Economics published as RDFa application

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 01 Apr 2009 17:44:14 +0200
Message-ID: <49D38BCE.8090906@w3.org>
To: Neubert Joachim <J.Neubert@zbw.eu>
CC: public-rdfa@w3.org, W3C RDFa task force <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>, public-swbp-wg@w3.org

I have also copied this to the mailing list of the SW Best Practice
Working group; the fact that the thesaurus is in SKOS is at least as
exciting as the fact that it is in RDFa!

Thank you.


Neubert Joachim wrote:
> STW Thesaurus for Economics is now available under http://zbw.eu/stw.
> STW is a richly interconnected vocabulary in English and German on
> economics and business economics as well as some related subject areas.
> It includes subject categories and lots of synonyms in order to find the
> appropriate terms. Its publication aims at providing an interlinking hub
> for economics resources on the web of Linked Data.
> The thesaurus is maintained by the German National Library of Economics
> (ZBW) and published under a Creative Commons (by-nc-sa) license.
> It is delivered as XHTML+RDFa pages with an incremental search interface
> and a navigatable tree. A SKOS RDF/XML dump version can be downloaded,
> as well as a set of links to dbpedia concepts. More information about
> the design of the application can be found in a paper for the "Linked
> Data on the Web" workshop in Madrid
> (http://events.linkeddata.org/ldow2009/papers/ldow2009_paper7.pdf).
> Enjoy - Manuela and Joachim
> --
> Manuela Gastmeyer
> Thesaurus Team
> Joachim Neubert
> IT Development
> German National Library of Economics (ZBW)
> Leibniz Information Center for Economics


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