How will Linked Data benefit Higher Education?
The potential impact of widespread use of linked-data in Higher Education is immense. Everyday understandings of the power derived by placing raw data in the public domain is growing. It promises to transform education, interconnecting administrative data, enriching and embellishing teaching resources while providing tools and resources for learners and researchers alike.
Dr Su White is based in the Learning Societies Lab, in Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton. A member of the JISC Infrastructure and Resources Committee and co- author of Semantic Technologies for Learning and Teaching, Su’s research interests include the impact of emerging technologies on Higher Education.