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Re: Family and Book ontologies

From: Dr David Shotton <david.shotton@zoo.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 19:33:28 +0000
Message-ID: <50B90A08.3040008@zoo.ox.ac.uk>
To: Silvio Peroni <essepuntato@cs.unibo.it>
CC: Mohamed-Foued Sriti <sritia@gmail.com>, semantic-web@w3.org, Robert Stevens <robert.stevens@manchester.ac.uk>
See also http://poderopedia.com/documentation/index, which seems 
excellently rich in family relationships.  David

On 30/11/2012 18:25, David Shotton wrote:
> Robert Stevens at the University of Manchester (cc'd) has done a 
> considerable amount of work mapping family relationships to RDF.  I 
> would consult him.  David
>
>
> On 30/11/2012 08:49, Silvio Peroni wrote:
>> Dear Mohamed,
>>
>>> 1. I'm developing now an ontology in which I need to describe 
>>> persons, family relationships and book/author information.
>>> Is there a well known (consistent/mature/commonly used) ontologies 
>>> or anybody knows or had used/tested/developed ontologies  about 
>>> family or books.
>>
>> For books, probably you would like to look at the FRBR-aligned 
>> Bibliographic Ontology (FaBiO), available at:
>>
>> http://purl.org/spar/fabio
>>
>> I think you may also be interested in reading a descriptive ontology 
>> article recently published in JWS [1] about the aforementioned ontology.
>>
>> I hope it might help.
>>
>> Have a nice day :-)
>>
>> S.
>>
>>
>>
>> [1] - Peroni, S., Shotton, D. (2012). FaBiO and CiTO: ontologies for 
>> describing bibliographic resources and citations. In Journal of 
>> Web Semantics: Science, Services and Agents on the World Wide Web, 17 
>> (December 2012): 33-43. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier. DOI: 
>> 10.1016/j.websem.2012.08.001
>>
>>
>>
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> Silvio Peroni, Ph.D.
>> Department of Computer Science
>> University of Bologna, Bologna (Italy)
>> Tel: +39 051 2094871
>> E-mail: essepuntato@cs.unibo.it <mailto:essepuntato@cs.unibo.it>
>> Web: http://www.essepuntato.it
>> Blog: http://palindrom.es/phd
>> Twitter: essepuntato
>>
>>
>
> -- 
>
> Dr David Shotton
> Research Data Management and Semantic Publishing Research Group,
> Department of Zoology, University of Oxford,
> South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK.
> Phone: +44 (0)1865-271193   Skype: davidshotton

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Dr David Shotton
Research Data Management and Semantic Publishing Research Group
Department of Zoology, University of Oxford
South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK.
Phone: +44-(0)1865-271193    Skype: davidshotton
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