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ALA Midwinter Seattle                                               26 January 2013Linked DataNow & NextRichard WallisTech...
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Linked Data?The Web..   http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanaka/3212373419/
Linked Data?The Web..   ..of data   http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanaka/3212373419/
Linked DataThe world’s libraries. Connected.
Linked DataVIAF   http://viaf.org   HTML, RDF/XML   License: ODC-BYDewey   http://dewey.info   HTML/RDFa, RDF/XML, Turtle,...
Linked DataThe world’s libraries. Connected.
Linked Data             • 273+ Million resourcesThe world’s libraries. Connected.
Linked Data             • 273+ Million resources             • Schema.org + LibraryThe world’s libraries. Connected.
Linked Data             • 273+ Million resources             • Schema.org + Library             • Embedded RDFaThe world’s...
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Linked Data•   273+ Million resources                    Download file•   Schema.org + Library                      • Most...
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Linked Data•   273+ Million resources                    Download file•   Schema.org + Library                      • Most...
Linked Data•   273+ Million resources                    Download file•   Schema.org + Library                      • Most...
Linked DataThe world’s libraries. Connected.
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is        good enough ?• For library data exchange                 - No• For sharing library data with the world
is       good enough ?• For library data exchange             - No• For sharing library data with the world - Almost
http://www.w3.org/community/schemabibex• Short lived group• Libraries, Publishers, Consumers, System Vendors, Linked Data,...
It is the foundation for the future ofbibliographic description that happens on, in,  and as part of the web and the netwo...
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Library Linked Data Potential                 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_...
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Library Linked Data Potential                 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_...
Library Linked Data Potential                 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_...
Library Linked Data Potential                 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_...
Library Linked Data Potential                 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_...
Library Linked Data Potential
Turning an Oil Tanker                        http://www.flickr.com/photos/24736216@N07/6153313394/
Turning an Oil TankerMillennia of endeavorCenturies of practiceDecades of systemsYears of cooperationLoads of standards   ...
Turning an Oil TankerMillennia of endeavorCenturies of practiceDecades of systemsYears of cooperationLoads of standardsHug...
Stop CopyingStart Linking
Stop CopyingStart LinkingBe of the Web!
RDF just anotheroutput format?
RDF just anotheroutput format?  initially - yes
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RDFWhere has the record gone?
RDF   Where has the record gone?What next for cataloguing?
Cataloging SpotlightManifestation          Marc
Cataloging SpotlightManifestation          Marc
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Presentation to a session hosted by the CRS ALCTS Holdings Information Committee and Cataloging Committee at ALA Midwinter, Seattle 26th January 2013

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  1. 1. ALA Midwinter Seattle 26 January 2013Linked DataNow & NextRichard WallisTechnology EvangelistOCLC@rjw The world’s libraries. Connected.
  2. 2. Linked Data?http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  3. 3. Hmmm.. Linked Data? http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  4. 4. Hmmm.. Linked Data? What is it? http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  5. 5. Where did it come from? Linked Data? What is it? http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  6. 6. Where did it come from? Linked Data? What is it? How is it used? http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  7. 7. Where did it come from? Linked Data? What is it? How is it used? What will it lead to? http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  8. 8. Linked Data? http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanaka/3212373419/
  9. 9. Linked Data?The Web.. http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanaka/3212373419/
  10. 10. Linked Data?The Web.. ..of data http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanaka/3212373419/
  11. 11. Linked DataThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  12. 12. Linked DataVIAF http://viaf.org HTML, RDF/XML License: ODC-BYDewey http://dewey.info HTML/RDFa, RDF/XML, Turtle, JSON - SPARQL License: CC BY-NC-NDFAST http://id.worldcat.org/fast HTML, RDF/XML - Download License: ODC-BYThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  13. 13. Linked DataThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  14. 14. Linked Data • 273+ Million resourcesThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  15. 15. Linked Data • 273+ Million resources • Schema.org + LibraryThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  16. 16. Linked Data • 273+ Million resources • Schema.org + Library • Embedded RDFaThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  17. 17. Linked Data • 273+ Million resources • Schema.org + Library • Embedded RDFa • Links to: Dewey, LCSH LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FASTThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  18. 18. Linked Data • 273+ Million resources • Schema.org + Library • Embedded RDFa • Links to: Dewey, LCSH LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST • License: ODC-BYThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  19. 19. Linked Data • 273+ Million resources • Schema.org + Library • Embedded RDFa • Links to: Dewey, LCSH LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST • License: ODC-BY • Experimental - June 2012The world’s libraries. Connected.
  20. 20. Linked Data • 273+ Million resources • Schema.org + Library • Embedded RDFa • Links to: Dewey, LCSH LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST • License: ODC-BY • Experimental - June 2012The world’s libraries. Connected.
  21. 21. Linked Data• 273+ Million resources Download file• Schema.org + Library • Most widely held works (250+ holdings)• Embedded RDFa• Links to: Dewey, LCSH LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST• License: ODC-BY• Experimental - June 2012 The world’s libraries. Connected.
  22. 22. Linked Data• 273+ Million resources Download file• Schema.org + Library • Most widely held works (250+ holdings)• Embedded RDFa • 1.2 Million resources• Links to: Dewey, LCSH (80 million triples) LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST• License: ODC-BY• Experimental - June 2012 The world’s libraries. Connected.
  23. 23. Linked Data• 273+ Million resources Download file• Schema.org + Library • Most widely held works (250+ holdings)• Embedded RDFa • 1.2 Million resources• Links to: Dewey, LCSH (80 million triples) LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST • Schema.org + Library• License: ODC-BY• Experimental - June 2012 The world’s libraries. Connected.
  24. 24. Linked Data• 273+ Million resources Download file• Schema.org + Library • Most widely held works (250+ holdings)• Embedded RDFa • 1.2 Million resources• Links to: Dewey, LCSH (80 million triples) LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST • Schema.org + Library• License: ODC-BY • License: ODC-BY• Experimental - June 2012 The world’s libraries. Connected.
  25. 25. Linked Data• 273+ Million resources Download file• Schema.org + Library • Most widely held works (250+ holdings)• Embedded RDFa • 1.2 Million resources• Links to: Dewey, LCSH (80 million triples) LCNAF, DOI, VIAF, FAST • Schema.org + Library• License: ODC-BY • License: ODC-BY• Experimental - June 2012 • August 2012 http://worldcat.org http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat The world’s libraries. Connected.
  26. 26. Linked DataThe world’s libraries. Connected.
  27. 27. Linked DataVIAF: http://viaf.orgDewey: http://dewey.infoFAST: http://id.worldcat.org/fastWorldCat: http://www.worldcat.orgWorldCat Most Widely Held Download: http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCatMostHighlyHeldODC-BY Attribution Guidelines: http://www.oclc.org/data/attribution.html The world’s libraries. Connected. data@oclc.org
  28. 28. is
  29. 29. is good enough ?• For library data exchange
  30. 30. is good enough ?• For library data exchange - No
  31. 31. is good enough ?• For library data exchange - No• For sharing library data with the world
  32. 32. is good enough ?• For library data exchange - No• For sharing library data with the world - Almost
  33. 33. http://www.w3.org/community/schemabibex• Short lived group• Libraries, Publishers, Consumers, System Vendors, Linked Data, Standards Bodies• Library is only one focus
  34. 34. It is the foundation for the future ofbibliographic description that happens on, in, and as part of the web and the networked world we live in.
  35. 35. bibliographic description as part of the web
  36. 36. complimentarybibliographic description as part of the web
  37. 37. complimentarybibliographic description as part of the web Challenges for change?
  38. 38. complimentarybibliographic description as part of the web Challenges for change? bibliographic item metadata bibliographic searching for works all types of material - print/e/digital
  39. 39. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  40. 40. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  41. 41. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  42. 42. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  43. 43. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  44. 44. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  45. 45. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  46. 46. Library Linked Data Potential http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:North_Atlantic_Ocean_laea_relief_location_map.jpg
  47. 47. Library Linked Data Potential
  48. 48. Turning an Oil Tanker http://www.flickr.com/photos/24736216@N07/6153313394/
  49. 49. Turning an Oil TankerMillennia of endeavorCenturies of practiceDecades of systemsYears of cooperationLoads of standards http://www.flickr.com/photos/24736216@N07/6153313394/
  50. 50. Turning an Oil TankerMillennia of endeavorCenturies of practiceDecades of systemsYears of cooperationLoads of standardsHuge heritage to build uponIn an exponentially changing environment http://www.flickr.com/photos/24736216@N07/6153313394/
  51. 51. Stop CopyingStart Linking
  52. 52. Stop CopyingStart LinkingBe of the Web!
  53. 53. RDF just anotheroutput format?
  54. 54. RDF just anotheroutput format? initially - yes
  55. 55. RDF<http://lib.org/res/1234> name "Planning for Automation" .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:type schema:Book .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:author <http://viaf.org/abc> .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:about <http://loc.gov/authorities/sh8570> .
  56. 56. RDF Identifying & Linking Resources to Concepts<http://lib.org/res/1234> name "Planning for Automation" .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:type schema:Book .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:author <http://viaf.org/abc> .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:about <http://loc.gov/authorities/sh8570> .
  57. 57. RDF Identifying & Linking Resources to Concepts typePlanning for Automation ../ schema:Book name res/12345 author about John M Cohnname viaf.org/ loc.gov/ auth/sh8507 abc name Libraries
  58. 58. RDF Identifying & Linking Resources to Concepts type Planning for Automation ../ schema:Book name res/12345 author about John M Cohn name viaf.org/ loc.gov/ auth/sh8507 abc name Libraries<http://lib.org/res/1234> name "Planning for Automation" .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:type schema:Book .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:author <http://viaf.org/abc> .<http://lib.org/res/1234> schema:about <http://loc.gov/authorities/sh8570> . Where has the record gone?
  59. 59. RDFWhere has the record gone?
  60. 60. RDF Where has the record gone?What next for cataloguing?
  61. 61. Cataloging SpotlightManifestation Marc
  62. 62. Cataloging SpotlightManifestation Marc
  63. 63. Cataloging SpotlightManifestation Marc
  64. 64. Cataloging SpotlightManifestation Marc
  65. 65. Cataloging Spotlight Manifestation Schema.orgWorks Authorities Linked Data
  66. 66. Cataloging Spotlight Manifestation Schema.orgWorks Authorities Linked Data
  67. 67. Cataloging Spotlight Manifestation Schema.orgWorks Authorities Linked Data RDF
  68. 68. Cataloging Spotlight Manifestation Schema.org Ins ers titu blish tio ns Pu FormatsWorks Authorities Linked Data Sub jec Names tions RDF ts a L oc
  69. 69. Cataloging Spotlight Manifestation Schema.org Ins ers titu blish tio ns Pu FormatsWorks Authorities Linked Data Sub jec Names tions RDF ts a L oc
  70. 70. Cataloging Spotlight Manifestation Schema.org Ins ers titu blish tio ns Pu FormatsWorks Authorities Linked Data Sub jec Names tions RDF ts a L oc
  71. 71. Linked Data http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  72. 72. Linked Data Radical Change? http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  73. 73. Linked Data Radical Change? Radical Evolution! http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  74. 74. Linked Data Radical Change? Radical Evolution! http://www.flickr.com/photos/theworldformylens/6537249151/
  75. 75. ALA Midwinter Seattle 26 January 2013Linked DataNow & NextRichard WallisTechnology EvangelistOCLC@rjw The world’s libraries. Connected.
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