SEMANTIC INTEGRATION OF DIGITAL LIBRARIES

José Francisco Aldana-Montes, Ismael Navas-Delgado, María del Mar Roldán-García

Abstract

Semantic Integration/Interoperability of heterogeneous data sources offers several key features. These characteristics include the following: publication of the data source's semantics, expressive query capabilities (viz. semantic queries), dynamic integration of data sources, interoperability between semantic integration systems that cooperate in the same or in different application domains, etc. The integration of digital libraries and their interoperability are two of the main issues that still have to be addressed by the Digital Libraries community. In this paper we present the application of a semantic mediator architecture to the domain of Digital Libraries and by means of several use cases we show the main advantages it offers.

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Francisco Aldana-Montes J., Navas-Delgado I. and del Mar Roldán-García M. (2004). SEMANTIC INTEGRATION OF DIGITAL LIBRARIES . In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: WSMAI, (ICEIS 2004) ISBN 972-8865-00-7, pages 313-318. DOI: 10.5220/0002686103130318


in Bibtex Style

@conference{wsmai04,
author={José Francisco Aldana-Montes and Ismael Navas-Delgado and María del Mar Roldán-García},
title={SEMANTIC INTEGRATION OF DIGITAL LIBRARIES},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: WSMAI, (ICEIS 2004)},
year={2004},
pages={313-318},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002686103130318},
isbn={972-8865-00-7},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: WSMAI, (ICEIS 2004)
TI - SEMANTIC INTEGRATION OF DIGITAL LIBRARIES
SN - 972-8865-00-7
AU - Francisco Aldana-Montes J.
AU - Navas-Delgado I.
AU - del Mar Roldán-García M.
PY - 2004
SP - 313
EP - 318
DO - 10.5220/0002686103130318