Implementing a Semantic Catalogue of Geospatial Data

Helbert Arenas, Benjamin Harbelot, Christophe Cruz

Abstract

Complex spatial analysis requires the combination of heterogeneous datasets. However the identification of a dataset of interest is not a trivial task. Users need to review metadata records in order to select the most suitable datasets. We propose the implementation of a system for metadata management based on semantic web technologies. Our implementation helps the user with the selection task. In this paper, we present a CSW that uses a triplestore as its metadata repository. We implement a translator between Filter Encoding and SPARQL/GeoSPARQL in order to comply to basic OGC standards. Our results are promising however, this is a novel field with room for improvement.

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Arenas H., Harbelot B. and Cruz C. (2014). Implementing a Semantic Catalogue of Geospatial Data . In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST, ISBN 978-989-758-023-9, pages 152-159. DOI: 10.5220/0004820101520159


in Bibtex Style

@conference{webist14,
author={Helbert Arenas and Benjamin Harbelot and Christophe Cruz},
title={Implementing a Semantic Catalogue of Geospatial Data},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,},
year={2014},
pages={152-159},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0004820101520159},
isbn={978-989-758-023-9},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,
TI - Implementing a Semantic Catalogue of Geospatial Data
SN - 978-989-758-023-9
AU - Arenas H.
AU - Harbelot B.
AU - Cruz C.
PY - 2014
SP - 152
EP - 159
DO - 10.5220/0004820101520159