Linking Locally: A Technical Tour of the UNLV LOD Project
Take an insider's look at an active linked open data project from an academic library working to implement LOD transformations across digital collections data. This presentation will cover the basics of the transformation process, the importance of data quality in machine-readable data, and a sampling of LOD visualizations acting on data created from the project.
Cory Lampert is the Head of Digital Collections at the UNLV University Libraries where she is responsible for operations and strategic planning for a dynamic department that comprises digitization facilities, several digital collections systems/technologies and grant-funded projects such as the Nevada Digital Newspaper Program.
Silvia Southwick is Digital Collections Metadata Librarian at the UNLV University Libraries.