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Re: Schema (ontology) for describing database records

From: Mikael Pesonen <mikael.pesonen@lingsoft.fi>
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2017 16:15:24 +0300
To: "M. Scott Marshall" <mscottmarshall@gmail.com>
Cc: Thomas Francart <thomas.francart@sparna.fr>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Message-ID: <f4c6bafa-845c-b201-216b-9b28cbd39a56@lingsoft.fi>

Hi,

thank you for the suggestion, hadn't heard of HCLS so it is good to know.

I decided to use DCAT for this case being simple and using already 
familiar DC and FOAF.

Br,
Mikael


On 30.8.2017 15:05, M. Scott Marshall wrote:
> Hi Mikael,
>
> You might want to checkout this set of recommendations:
> "Dataset Descriptions: HCLS Community Profile"
> https://www.w3.org/TR/hcls-dataset/
>
> Here is an article describing it:
> "The health care and life sciences community profile for dataset 
> descriptions"
> https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4991880/
>
> There is also a tutorial from last year's SWAT4LS conference ( 
> http://swat4ls.org/ ):
> http://www.swat4ls.org/workshops/amsterdam2016/tutorials/#healthcare
> https://www.slideshare.net/alasdair_gray/tutorial-describing-datasets-with-the-health-care-and-life-sciences-community-profile
>
> Best regards,
> Scott
>
> M. Scott Marshall, PhD
> Netherlands Cancer Institute http://www.nki.nl
> http://www.linkedin.com/pub/m-scott-marshall/5/464/a22
>
> On Wed, Aug 30, 2017 at 1:20 PM, Mikael Pesonen 
> <mikael.pesonen@lingsoft.fi <mailto:mikael.pesonen@lingsoft.fi>> wrote:
>
>
>     Hi,
>
>     you confirmed that this is the way to go. Just a bit earlier found
>     this example which is the same:
>     https://www.w3.org/TR/vocab-dcat/#describing-catalog-records-metadata
>     <https://www.w3.org/TR/vocab-dcat/#describing-catalog-records-metadata>
>
>     Thanks!
>
>     Br,
>     Mikael
>
>
>
>     On 30.8.2017 14:00, Thomas Francart wrote:
>>     Hello Mikael
>>
>>     An approach I have used in a project with the similar problematic
>>     is the following (basically you have 2 ressources, 1 to identify
>>     the file, 1 to identify the record, connected with a
>>     foaf:primaryTopic - the idea is to say that the file is the
>>     primary topic of the record) :
>>
>>     # record with date of insert in the triplestore
>>     _:Record1 a foaf:Document .
>>     _:Record1 dcterms:created "2017-02-03" .
>>     _:Record1 dcterms:creator "user of the system" .
>>     _:Record1 foaf:primaryTopic _:File1 .
>>     # file with date of creation of the file
>>     _:File1 a foaf:Document .
>>     _:File1 foaf:name "document1.docx" .
>>     _:File1 dcterms:created "2010-08-01" .
>>     _:File1 dcterms:creator "author of the file" .
>>
>>
>>     Online example : record :
>>     https://www.nakala.fr/page/resource/11280/c7fb4f7d
>>     <https://www.nakala.fr/page/resource/11280/c7fb4f7d>, file
>>     https://www.nakala.fr/page/data/11280/c7fb4f7d
>>     <https://www.nakala.fr/page/data/11280/c7fb4f7d>.
>>
>>     Hope this helps
>>     Thomas
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>     2017-08-29 16:40 GMT+02:00 Mikael Pesonen
>>     <mikael.pesonen@lingsoft.fi <mailto:mikael.pesonen@lingsoft.fi>>:
>>
>>         Hi,
>>
>>         hope this is a correct forum to ask for help.
>>
>>         We are using Dublin Core and NEPOMUK schemas to describe
>>         files of a Windows network drive (document1.docx,
>>         image1.jpg...). Metadata is stored in a triplestore.
>>
>>         Anyone know if there is a schema to describe the records in
>>         the triplestore? Or should we model the data in a way that
>>         Dublin Core can be used to describe both the files and the
>>         records containing the metadata of the files?
>>
>>         For example:
>>
>>         We are using dcterms:created to describe the date when a text
>>         document was created. So we we would need a
>>         some-schema:created to describe when the metadata of that
>>         document was stored in the triplestore.
>>
>>         Br,
>>
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