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Re: Anyone published mappings between DBpedia and subject vocabularies like IPTC, DDC, LCSH ?

From: Sandhaus, Evan <sandhes@nytimes.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Sep 2011 17:55:30 -0400
To: "ZENG, MARCIA" <mzeng@kent.edu>
CC: Johannes Hercher <Johannes.Hercher@hpi.uni-potsdam.de>, SKOS <public-esw-thes@w3.org>, "public-rdf-wg@w3.org" <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>, "public-lld@w3.org" <public-lld@w3.org>
Message-ID: <A15EAD21-5F18-430E-852A-A3D331A2CF87@nytimes.com>
+1 to that.

Evan

On Sep 5, 2011, at 5:04 PM, "ZENG, MARCIA" <mzeng@kent.edu> wrote:

> The New York Times thesaurus and name authorities are available via
> http://data.nytimes.com/. They are mapped to Freebase, DBpedia, and
> Geonames.
> 
> See examples: 
> http://data.nytimes.com/564337469861279260 (environment)
> http://data.nytimes.com/70603074703467394772 (Environmental Protection
> Agency)
> http://data.nytimes.com/N50987186835223032381 (Berlin (Germany)
> http://data.nytimes.com/N11029239914441058033 (Jobs, Steven P)
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Marcia
> 
> On 9/5/11 4:31 PM, "Neubert Joachim" <J.Neubert@zbw.eu> wrote:
> 
>> An experimental mapping from STW Thesaurus for Economics to DBpedia can
>> be found at 
>> 
>> http://zbw.eu/stw/versions/latest/download/about.en.html

>> 
>> Cheers, Joachim  
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: public-esw-thes-request@w3.org
>> [mailto:public-esw-thes-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Johannes Hercher
>> Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2011 2:19 PM
>> To: SKOS; public-rdf-wg@w3.org; public-lld@w3.org
>> Subject: Anyone published mappings between DBpedia and subject
>> vocabularies like IPTC, DDC, LCSH ?
>> 
>> Hi all,
>> 
>> I'm interested in mapping/aligning/merging/reconciling subject
>> vocabularies with DBpedia or Freebase. Do you know where I can have bulk
>> access to mappings between vocabularies?
>> 
>> To clarify: By "subject vocabularies" I mean controlled value
>> vocabularies for subjects and genre like LCSH [1], iptc-mediatopics[2],
>> dewey classification (DDC) [3], Schlagwortnormdatei (SWD) [4]. In
>> general, I prefer SKOS Mapping Relations, e.g.
>> 
>> `ex:Sports skos:excactMatch dbpedia:Sports`
>> 
>> I know there is software like PoolParty [7] to handcraft these
>> mappings... But is there no list of _published mapping files_ available?
>> I mean, in the way its available for sparql endpoints [8] or lod-datasets
>> [9].
>> 
>> So far I've found a section in the W3C library linked data group #lldata
>> [10] that lists some subject vocabularies that have mapped in respective
>> projects like MACS [11] and HILT [12] (btw. both seem unavailable at the
>> moment) but i did not found a list of downloadable files, nor sparql
>> endpoints that contain these mappings.
>> 
>> Looking forward for your hints and community input.
>> 
>> Cheers,
>> Johannes
>> 
>> 
>> [1]: http://id.loc.gov/

>> [2]: http://cv.iptc.org/newscodes/mediatopic

>> [3]: http://dewey.info/

>> [4]: 
>> https://wiki.d-nb.de/display/LDS/Dokumentation+des+Linked+Data+Services+de

>> r+DNB
>> [7]: http://poolparty.punkt.at/de

>> [8]: http://www.w3.org/wiki/SparqlEndpoints

>> [9]: http://www.w3.org/wiki/DataSetRDFDumps

>> [10]: 
>> http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/Vocabularies#Mapped.2Fmerged_Val

>> ue_Vocabularies
>> [11]: https://macs.hoppie.nl/pub/

>> [12]: http://hilt.cdlr.strath.ac.uk/

>> 
>> --
>> Johannes Hercher
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>> 
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