An Open Alternative to Google Scholar


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3 minute Vision Talk at Beyond the PDF2 in Amsterdam, March 20, 2013

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An Open Alternative to Google Scholar

  1. 1. An Open Alternativeto GoogleScholar Stian Håklev Beyond the PDF 2 March 21, 2013
  2. 2. Get data in Archives Scholar Publishers/Repositories Users
  3. 3. Uniqueidentifier Fully qualified citation in itself Cite everywhere (blogs, wikis) Trackback Plugins
  4. 4. APIs Get citation in any format Metadata, license, PDF link Query by PDF hash SPARQL Download entire DB
  5. 5. So letsNew research opportunitiesOpen data belongs to thecommunity make it!Enable more rapid innovationin tools/webappsGScholar could go away, is ablack boxTransparency in results