Category Archives: Presentations and Events

SHACL – “Shackles” for better data quality

Linked data technologies were originally designed to publish semantically enriched data on the web, to connect heterogeneous data sets and to allow for a better information retrieval. Thus the focus of Linked Data ontologies and vocabularies is interoperability and not restriction of data. Ontologies help to draw conclusions and to see information in a broader… Read More »

amsl at ISWC 2014

At this year’s ISWC, our project was represented with a poster presentation by Natanael Arndt (InfAI). The internationally renowned conferece took place from 19 to 23 October 2014 in Riva del Garda, Italy. Our poster was met with keen interest.

Presentation of results and user workshop for saxonian university libraries at SLUB Dresden

On Oct. 26, 2014 we held a hands-on user workshop at SLUB Dresden. Right in time at the end of our project period, the project results could be presented to the participants, who could also test a first demo system. Meanwhile the functionality and the intended workflows were explained. In the following weeks, a demo… Read More »

Kick-off meeting of saxonian university libraries

On July 27th, 2014 Leipzig University Library hosted the amsl project kick-off meeting of saxonian university libraries. The technical solution and functional goals as well as ideas concerning data and workflows were introduced to the libraries’ representatives. For the first time, the amsl solution was considered and discussed for a joined usage in a consortial… Read More »

ERM Workshop @ ELAG 2014

At this year’s ELAG conference some of our project team, Lydia Unterdörfel (our systems librarian), Leander Seige (project management), Björn Muschall (project coordinator) and Jan Polowinski (software developer at SLUB Dresden) organized a 2 day á 1,5h workshop on ERM.

OntoWiki/amsl Bootcamp @ ELAG 2014 in Bath

At the ELAG 2014 conference we got the chance to run the bootcamp “Touching Linked Data”.   We helped our attendees to install OntoWiki and guided them through some usecases to enable everybody to collaboratively and interactively work with Linked Data content. The slides are available here our bootcamp guide is available at: