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Dan Needham & Phil Cross (mimas) – Names Project

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Dan Needham & Phil Cross (mimas) – Names Project

  1. 1. The Names Project<br />Dan Needham & Phil Cross<br />04-08-2011<br />
  2. 2. Background<br />John Smith<br />Smith, J.<br />J C Smith<br />J Hall née Smith <br />???<br />Smith, J. B.<br />Smith, Joanne<br />Joanne Clare Hall<br />
  3. 3. Data In<br />‹‹#<br />RAE<br />Names<br />Data<br />Zetoc<br />Disambiguation<br />EPrints<br />
  4. 4. Disambiguation<br />Cox, B.E.<br />Physics<br />“Double <br />defractive<br />Higgs…”<br />Manchester<br />Prof, OBE<br />Maxfield, S.J.<br />Co-author<br />Image: Paul Clarke@flickr<br />
  5. 5. Data Out<br />JSON<br />RDF<br />API<br />Names<br />Data<br />MARKXML<br />HTML<br />
  6. 6. Image: Bob Lee@flickr<br />
  7. 7. Use cases<br />Names<br />
  8. 8. Current records<br /><ul><li>How many records permanent and where from?</li></ul>46840 <br />Records made permanent<br />~ 30 Million<br />Records in<br />Progress<br />Thousands more on the way<br />
  9. 9. What’s next<br /><ul><li>Processing the zetoc data!</li></ul>ISNI<br />ORCID<br />…<br />Other IDs<br />More data!<br />Names<br />Usage!<br />Data Ownership<br />
  10. 10. Thanks Brian!http://names.mimas.ac.uk/individual/35219<br />Image: unimancschools@flickr<br />
  11. 11. Names for Repositories<br />- EPrints plugin<br />- Extracting researcher data from EPrints<br />- Manual submission of researcher data to Names<br />
  12. 12. EPrints Plugin<br />- Augments name auto-completion with Names API<br />- Adds Person URI to repository<br />Cox, B.T.<br />http://names.mimas.ac.uk/individual/38855<br />Repository<br />
  13. 13. Plugin in Action<br />
  14. 14. Plugin in Action<br />
  15. 15. Plugin in Action<br />
  16. 16. Plugin in Action<br />
  17. 17. Future Plugins<br />Researcher: export your own information to Names<br />Admin: global editing of existing info to Names format<br />Roberts, L.R.<br />http://names.mimas.ac.uk/individual/38855<br />http://names.mimas.ac.uk/individual/55665<br />Repository<br />
  18. 18. Importing data from EPrints<br />RDF<br />
  19. 19. Submission to Names<br />Disambiguation<br />Names Data<br />
  20. 20. Info<br />names.mimas.ac.uk<br />amanda.hill@manchester.ac.uk<br />daniel.needham@manchester.ac.uk<br />philip.cross@manchester.ac.uk<br />

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