[gnd-ontology] New version of the GND Ontology available

Svensson, Lars L.Svensson at dnb.de
Die Jan 28 17:08:20 CET 2014


> we are currently frequently fetching the GND RDF data via OAI-PMH to
> index it in elasticsearch and provide it via the linked open data API of
> our service lobid.[1] The lobid API - amongst other data sources -
> provides access to GND authority data via the /person endpoint (only
> resources of type gnd:Person) and the /subject endpoint (the whole GND).
> Feel free to play around with the API. Examples on how to provide
> API-based auto suggest functions with JavaScript are provided on the API
> page.

This is an interesting service, thanks for making it available!

> As we index and provide JSON-LD in lobid, we created a JSON-LD context
> for the GND ontology (half-automatically, using a Python script by
> Niklas Lindström, see [2]). If you are interested, you can find the GND
> JSON-LD context at [3].
> Lars: As we will need to adjust the context document to the recent
> changes, I would like to know: When will the changes to the ontology be
> reflected in the GND data?

The instance data should now be in sync with the ontology, so you can start to adjust the context.



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