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Author(s): Beek, Wouter
Zijdeman, Richard
Title: nlGis: A use case in linked historic geodata
Editor(s): Bikakis, A
Jean, S
Markhoff, B
Mosca, A
Citation: Beek W & Zijdeman R (2018) nlGis: A use case in linked historic geodata. In: Bikakis A, Jean S, Markhoff B & Mosca A (eds.) Semantic Web for Cultural Heritage 2018volume 2094. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2094. SW4CH 2018: Third International Workshop on Semantic Web for Cultural Heritage, 03.06.2018-03.06.2018. Heraklion, Crete, Greece: CEUR Workshop Proceedings. http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2094/paper4.pdf
Issue Date: 3-Jun-2018
Series/Report no.: CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2094
Conference Name: SW4CH 2018: Third International Workshop on Semantic Web for Cultural Heritage
Conference Dates: 2018-06-03 - 2018-06-03
Conference Location: Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Abstract: While existing Linked Datasets provide detailed representations of Cultural Heritage objects, the locations where the objects originate from is often not accurately represented. Countries, municipalities, and excavation sites are commonly represented by geospatial points, and the fact that countries and municipalities change their geometry over time is not reflected in the data. We present nlGis, a collection of existing geo-historic datasets that are now published as Linked Open Data. The datasets in nlGis contain detailed geographic information about historic regions, with an emphasis on the Netherlands. We describe the creation of this Linked Geodataset and how it can be used to enrich Cultural Heritage data. We also distill several 'lessons learned' that can guide future attempts at publishing detailed Linked Geodata in the Cultural Heritage domain.
Status: VoR - Version of Record
Rights: Copyright 2018, the authors. Copying permitted for private and academic purposes.
URL: http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2094/paper4.pdf

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