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Re: Restructuring the "available data" section (s)

From: Jodi Schneider <jodi.schneider@deri.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2011 13:39:09 +0100
Cc: public-xg-lld <public-xg-lld@w3.org>
Message-Id: <522D3226-A391-4BB9-B132-71A03C6832A7@deri.org>
To: Antoine Isaac <aisaac@FEW.VU.NL>
Thanks, Antoine! :)

I think it would be useful to add an introductory paragraph to the inventory, giving a motivation for providing it. Motivations might include

-having a convenient place for librarians to become more familiar with key vocabularies
--due to general lack of familiarity
--due to the importance of reusing vocabularies

-showing the adoption of semweb and the maturity of existing vocabularies
--there are many areas with mature vocabularies
--there are other areas where libraries could participate in the innovation if they desire

Maybe there are other reasons? The intro would help clarify the importance of this section in the whole report, as well as indicate the appropriate audience for it.


On 12 Aug 2011, at 23:23, Antoine Isaac wrote:

> Dear all,
> In the last telecon it was agreed that the former "available data" section [1] could live in the final report, on the condition that it is split in two parts:
> - one fitting the new "current situation" section [2]
> - the other being put at the end of the report, to give more details [3]
> To address complains about the length of the proposed sub-section for "current situation", I've tried to shorten it, and put some of the material in the separate section at the end [5]. I've also created a small intro in the "current situation" sub-section, which refers to our survey and the appendix section.
> Feedback is much welcome. The paragraphs are still the longest ones in the "current situation" section, but I do hope they fit better now...
> Best,
> Antoine
> [1]  http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/index.php?title=Draft_Vocabularies_Datasets_Section&oldid=5672
> [2] http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/DraftReportWithTransclusion-Multiple_Reports#Data_availability
> [3] http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/DraftReportWithTransclusion-Multiple_Reports#Available_Vocabularies_and_Datasets
> [4]http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/index.php?title=Draft_Vocabularies_Datasets_As_Current_Situation&diff=5753&oldid=5670
> [5] http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/index.php?title=Draft_Vocabularies_Datasets_Section2&diff=5754&oldid=5710
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