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Wikimania 2007   Gm   Wf P Omega Wiki Wikimania 2007 Gm Wf P Omega Wiki Presentation Transcript

  • Relational information in MediaWiki
      • Wiki for Professionals
      • OmegaWiki
  • Origin
    • OmegaWiki's original aim is to include Wiktionary data for all languages once
      • needs a structured environment
      • wants to conform to standard API's
    • Wiki for Professional provides scientists a collaborative environment
      • originally for the bio-medical domain
      • needs a scientific and terminological resource
        • UMLS, Swiss Prot, Gene Ontology, IntAct ...
  • OmegaWiki
    • Lexical, terminological and ontological information is what we concentrate on
    • Information is given in the language of the UI, English or whatever we have
    • Specific (domain related) information needs its own Special Interest Group; a Wiki for Professionals
  • Wiki for Professionals
    • OmegaWiki provides the lexical, terminological and ontological information
      • aim to select the languages that are of interest
    • Wikis for Professionals provide domain specific information
      • highly specialised
      • may have overlap with other domains
      • opt in to include specialised terminology and functionality
      • each WfP is essentially its own community
  • WikiProtein
    • It is the first Wiki for Professionals
    • It's domain is proteins
      • data from existing sources has been linked
      • the data is available in Authoritative Databases
      • the data is specialised and you have to opt in
    • It does include general biomedical info
      • terminology from the UMLS
    • Many leading organisations give their support to this experiment
  • Authoritative Databases
    • Databases provided by external partners
      • each AD has its own set of tables
      • copyright remains with the external partner
    • Data is editable in the Community Database
      • first copied by AD user, then edited by CD user
      • license of data is CC-by / GFDL
    • Concepts can be linked across databases
      • this connects concepts across domains
  • Desktop
    • The desktop is the metaphor where tools and Knowlets are available
    • This is where all types of services will be made available
      • Knowlet space
      • Expertise space
      • My files
      • Desktop Demo
  • Knowlet
    • The storage of all kinds of information
      • shows relations of associated concepts
      • can include information about sources
      • allows for the annotation and curation of information that was data mined
    • Shows different types of information on request by filtering, mode or author
    • Can be created both for concepts, publications, authors ... Wikipedia articles
    • Specific Knowlets can be linked to general Knowlets
  • Resources