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Re: Citation markup with Periodical proposal

From: Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>
Date: Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:13:10 +0200
Message-ID: <53457196.9020301@kcoyle.net>
To: Gregg Kellogg <gregg@greggkellogg.net>
CC: "public-vocabs@w3.org" <public-vocabs@w3.org>


On 4/9/14, 5:04 PM, Gregg Kellogg wrote:

> Hi Karen, I get the following Turtle for your example:
>

Thanks, Gregg. And special thanks for using turtle, which I find easier 
to read than JSON (much less JSON-LD).:-)

>
> Note that the article and the periodical are not related to each
> other. You're probably missing an @itemprop on the div introducing
> the new @itemtype. Perhaps schema:publisher?

This is the nut of the problem. The journal unfortunately isn't the 
publisher -- that would be easier than the reality. The publisher is 
something like "Elsevier", the journal is a publication, the article is 
*in* the journal. In a citation, it is left to a human brain to make the 
connection. In the examples [1] the connection is article (incl. 
pagination) -> issue  -> volume -> journal. However, note that this is 
not the order that is used in MLA citations, which go: article -> 
journal -> volume -> issue -> date -> pagination.

[slightly abbreviated from actual example]

@prefix : <http://schema.org/> .

[] a :ScholarlyArticle ;
     :author "Smiraglia, Richard P." ;
     :isPartOf <#issue> ;
     :name "Be Careful What You Wish For: FRBR, Some Lacunae, A Review" ;
     :pageEnd "368" ;
     :pageStart "360" ;

<#issue> a :PublicationIssue ;
     :datePublished "2012" ;
     :isPartOf [ a :PublicationVolume ;
             :isPartOf <#periodical> ;
             :volumeNumber "50" ] ;
     :issueNumber "5" .

<#periodical> a :Periodical ;
     :name "Cataloging & Classification Quarterly" .

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Could someone who is better than I am at coding try marking up the MLA 
in html example that I gave using this vocabulary? I've tried, but I 
can't figure out an elegant way to create this structure with the items 
in this order:

article
	author
	title
periodical
	title
	volume#
issue
	issue#
	issue date
article
	pages

Thank you!

kc
[1] http://www.w3.org/community/schemabibex/wiki/Article


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