Waves of technology building on what went before Web 1 -> Web 2 -> Web 3
Been talked about & played with since the beginning of web TBL article Scientific American 2001 – a pipe dream? Yes it’s here but…
Describe what the curve means (without chasm) - ask where they think we are cost/risk follow the leaders - flat screen TVs To those with the technology not always obvious why/how things get adopted Hers a fairy old example.....
Describe what the curve means (without chasm) - ask where they think we are cost/risk follow the leaders - flat screen TVs To those with the technology not always obvious why/how things get adopted cassette - CD
The practical application of SW principles – Linked Data
Warning I’m getting technical for a couple of slides
Linked data means…
Brief intro to RDF Triples
Tim’s principles - explain
You can come out from behind the sofa now!
The growth of LD – Linked Open Data Cloud
Back to Academia – silos of practice/info within & between institutions & libraries & publishers
All interlinked – irony moment!
Well publish your metadata – don’t hide it Use standard identifiers
Aspire shopping based on DOI & CrossRef hosted metadata
ID scraped but Metadata looked up from Crossref
Consistent representation across lists/courses/lecturers/institutions
Enriched reliable display to student
Same for books from cat
What else can publisher do to help consumption of their material
Embedded content – no distracting brand/sales wall
So how has Linked Data enabled this
Benefits beyond ‘just an application’
Benefits in publishers – OReily article in your pack
Who’s doing this stuff? Talis Platform inderpins last 2
Linked ‘Open’ Data Your business models are going to’ have’ to change Library & Publisher
Change is what it means – quite rapid change.
Web 3.0 / Semantic Web What it means for academic users, libraries and publishers