Re: Books identifications


On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 02:25:46PM +0200, Cyril Otal wrote:
> Nicolas Chauvat and Jeff Young : I appreciate your answers about
> vocabularies. It's interesting, since it seems to be works to implement them
> in RDF.
> But I want to focus on identifiers (the first step of semantics), because
> even without a Triple store, it would be better to use the right identifiers
> to add more interoperability and prepare the semantic migration.

Have you considered using the identifiers from the BnF (French
national public library) ?

You can use the urls that start with
or the ark identifiers.

For "A song of ice and fire", the http identifier is

and the ARK identifier is


as you can guess from the above url or read in the html at

If you want to automate things and find the RDF too verbose, you may
get a simpler JSON representation at

Read for details or ask me your questions.

Nicolas Chauvat - services en informatique scientifique et gestion de connaissances  

Received on Wednesday, 12 August 2015 08:52:28 UTC