Re: How to find a proper ontology for my classes and properties?


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Best Regards,


2010/10/30 Andreas Harth <>

> Hi,
> On 10/30/2010 04:40 PM, Juriy Katkov wrote:
>> 1. Suppose I started describing something in triples and I want to use a
>> property 'hasOwner'. I understand that it's much better to use this
>> property from one of the existing ontologies rather than use property
>> from my own namespace.
>> The question is: what is the easyest and the most right way to search
>> for this property? I know, there is Swoogle and sometimes it helps me
>> with that. I wonder if there is something better that fulltext search.
> VisiNav has some relevant data.  First, perform a keyword search
> (e.g. "owner").  Second, restrict (via drag-and-drop) to results
> of type Property.  Voila [1].
> Best regards,
> Andreas.
> [1]

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