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Philip E. Schreur speaking at LIDASIG meeting in Kuala Lumpur

Philip E. Schreur, the AUL for Technical and Access Services at Stanford University will be joining us at WLIC 2018 in Kuala Lumpur to talk about some of the major developments in Linked Data over the last year as well as his work on LD4P to Linked Data for Production (LD4P). In his role at Stanford, he is responsible for the University's collections, from their purchase to cataloging, their access to preservation. As the Stanford University Library pushes into the realm of linked data both for discovery and internal data structure, he champions the transformation within the university and with outside partners.

18 January 2018 | Linked Data

Farewell, SWSIG!

Emmanuelle Bermès, former convenor of the SWSIG from 2011 to 2015, bids farewell to the group as it takes a new start under a new name.

5 September 2016 | Linked Data

Slides from the SWSIG / LIDASIG open session now available

Our Special Interest Group once again held a successful open session in Columbus, with a full room of participants to the open discussion. Highlights from the session include the change of name - from SWSIG to LIDASIG - and welcoming our new convenor Astrid Verheusen.

5 September 2016 | Metadata, Semantic Web, Linked data

Upcoming activities at IFLA WLIC 2016

We are looking forward to meeting you in Chicago and Columbus for this year's events : a satellite meeting on "Data in libraries" and our traditionnal open discussion session.

8 August 2016 | Linked Data, Information technology

Library Linked Data: Let's make it happen!

Papers, presentations and videos from the satellite meeting "Library Linked Data: Let's make it happen!" are now available on the conference website.

30 September 2014 | Conferences, Semantic Web

Semantic Web activities at IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2014, Lyon

Join us for our satellite meeting "Library Linked Data: Let's Make It Happen!" in Paris on August 14th. The programme is now available. The Semantic Web SIG session during the congress is scheduled on monday 18th of August, 15:00.

22 July 2014

Report from the Semantic Web SIG session in Singapore

The SWSIG held its 3rd open session during the 79th WLIC in Singapore. Here is a report on the SIG's session.

28 August 2013 | Linked Data, Information technology

Semantic Web activities at IFLA 79th WLIC, Singapore

Join us for our satellite meeting on "User Interaction based on Library Linked Data" and the Semantic Web SIG open session during the congress.

20 July 2013 | Linked Data, Information technology

Slides from the SWSIG 2nd meeting at 78th IFLA WLIC

Slides from the Semantic Web SIG meeting in Helsinki are now available.

4 September 2012 | Linked Data, Information technology

Presentations from OCLC Linked Data round table available

OCLC hosted a round table on Linked Data during the 2012 WLIC. Presentations from the round table are now available online.

14 August 2012 | Information technology, WLIC 2012

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