Re: Comments on Use Case Report

Hi András,

Thank you very much for your detailed and useful comments on the report. I
will analyse them in detail and try to address them, but for now I wanted to
say that I do really appreciate the time you have taken reviewing the

I will answer to this email as soon as I work on it.



2011/7/8 András Micsik <>

> Dear All,
>  please find below my comments on**
> Incubator/lld/wiki/**UseCaseReport<>
> .
> Andras
> In general, the heading style of scenarios within clusters in the
> generalized list makes it harder to read the document and to see its
> structure. Scenario titles are bolder than cluster titles and thus are too
> much emphasized.
> I wonder if there would be an option to avoid the long listing of
> individual use cases. It is too long to be read by any usually busy
> colleague. The one paragraph texts are too long for grasping the LD
> relations, and too short to understand the case fully. One possibility would
> be to filter some favourite use cases for each cluster. Another to provide
> visual groupings of clickable use case titles (without Use Case prefix,
> preferrably). By clicking on the title, the reader would get the full use
> case. Groupings can be based on:
> - the original clusters
> - imaginary use cases and working services/prototypes
> - 'atomic' use cases describing a well-defined and focused functionality
> (e.g. Use Case Subject Search)
>  vs. generic services (e.g. VIAF)
>  vs. content-centric approaches (e.g. Civil War Data 150)
> Below some smaller details regarding the text:
> --Bibliographic data:
> Semantics standardization => Semantic standardization
> ... ensuring a standard element set (and interpretable element values, if
> possible)
> Tagging web resources...: a simple example would be useful here to better
> understand what is being tagged and how.
> --Authority data:
> Metadata addition by users while uploading documents
> could be changed to:
> Authority data in the publication/authoring process
> --Vocabulary alignment:
> I'd put a sentence on the importance and example use of (controlled)
> vocabularies in libraries, unless the word vocabulary is well-known in this
> sense for most librarians. Multilingual discovery is possible using
> multilingual vocabularies.
> --Archives and heterogeneous data:
> Data management improvement subsection is written in 'imperative' style. I
> would emphasize data interoperability here by putting this word in a
> subsection title.
> --Citations:
> Publication representation enhancement => Machine understandable citations
> Navigation enhancement => Navigable citations
> --Summary of individual Use Cases:
> Use case Pode: enduser services
> Use case language technology: briding across languages
> The description of the Mendeley use case is slightly misleading: its main
> goal is "a more advanced way of understanding paper-paper, paper-researcher,
> and researcher-researcher relationships". The "existing Mendeley system"
> should be replaced with "current practice".
> Use case SEO: otpimizing

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