Close this search box.
Close this search box.

[ agencies]     [ meetings]     [ vendors]

AAJ All About Jazz

AAT Art & Architecture Thesaurus [Getty]

AB Meta AB Meta is a simple, RDFa-based format for annotating pages that are about things.

ACM Association for Computing Machinery

acre Freebase’s hosted development environment

ACS American Chemical Society

AGU American Geophysical Union

AKSW Agile Knowledge Engineering and Semantic Web, Universität Leipzig

ALA American Library Association

ALCTS Association for Library Collections & Technical Services

ALT-C Association for Learning Technology-Change

AMG All Music Guide (aka All Media Guide) via Rovi Corporation

ANADP Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation (EDUCOPIA Institute)

ANC American National Corpus

ANDS Australian National Data Service

AOK Association of Knowledge work

APE Academic Publishing in Europe

ARALD first workshop on Adoption of REST and LinkedData

ARC flexible RDF system for semantic web and PHP practitioners

arcGIS integrated GIS system from ESRI

ARDC Australian Research Data Commons

ARL Association of Research Libraries

ASIS&T American Society for Information Science & Technology

ASISInternational organization for security professionals

AWE Academic Working Environment


BBC British Broadcasting Corporation

BHL Biodiversity Heritage Library, a 12 library consortium …

BIBBASE system for publishing and managing bibliographic data available in BibTeX files

BibKN Bibliographic Knowledge Network … NSF# 0835773, Bergman, etc.

BIBO BIBliographic Ontology

BIS International Conference on Business Information Systems

BISG Book Industry Study Group not-for-profit U.S. book trade association

BKN Bibliographic Knowledge Network … NSF# 0835773, Bergman, etc.

BRDI Board of Research Data and Information, U.S. National Academies

CALO Cognitive Assistant that Learns and Organizes

CDL California Digital Library

CERP Collaborative Electronic Records Project (concluded)

CES International Computer Electronics Show

CETIS Centre for Educational Technology and Interoperability Standards, JISC

CHI Human Factors in Computing Systems

CHKV Cultural Heritage Knowledge Visualisation

CHNM Center for History and New Media, George Mason University

CIDOC-CRM Content Reference Model for CIDOC [ about]

CIL Computers in Libraries

CiTO Citation Typing Ontology

CKAN Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network (registry open knowledge data)

CLIR Council on Library and Information Resources


CNI Coalition for Networked Information

code4lib conferences

CONA Cultural Objects Name Authority [Getty]

CORS Cross-origin resource sharing

DARIAH an EU Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities

DBLP Computer Science Bibliography Digital Bibliography & Library Project

DBW Digital Book World

DC and DCMI Dublin Core Metadata Initiative

DCAT Data CATalog vocabulary

DCMS DataCite Metadata Schema

DERI Digital Enterprise Research Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway

Dev8D (JISC) Linked Data Meetup London commentary and here and here

DKFI Deutsche Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz

DPLA Digital Public Library of America

EAC-CPF Encoded Archival Context – Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families

EAD Encoded Archival Description

EAV Entity-attribute-value model

EBI European Bioinformatics Institute

ECDL European Conference on Research & Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries ( TPDL)

EDUCOPIA Institute Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation

EKAW International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management

ELAG European Library Automation Group

EnAKTing en Advanced Knowledge Technologiesing, Southampton

EOL Encyclopedia of life

ESIP Federation of Earth Science Information Partners

ESRI vendor of geographic information systems (GIS) technologies

ESSLLI European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information

ESTC European Semantic Technology Conference

ESWC Extended [European] Semantic Web Conference

ETD Electronic Theses and Dissertations

EZB Die Elektronische ZeitschriftenBibliothek, Universitätsbibliothek Regensburg

FIS Future Internet Symposium

FRBR Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records

GLAM in Wikipedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums project

GRDDL Gleaning Resource Descriptions from Dialects of Languages (RDF from XML, XHTML)

HCLS W3C Health Care and Life Sciences interest group

HIVE Helping Interdisciplinary Vocabulary Engineering ( MRC at UNorthCarolina)

HPCSW High Performance Computing for Semantic Web (ESWC)

ICADL International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries

ICDL International Conference on Digital Libraries

ICEC International Conference on Electronic Commerce

ICWE International Conference on Web Engineering

ICWSM I nternational Conference on Weblogs and Social Media

IDMB (JISC) Institutional Data Management Blueprint

IDPF International Digital Publishing Forum

IEEE Transactions on Learning Technology via CETIS

IFLA International Federation of Library Associations

IJCAI International Journal of Semantic Computing

iKnow International Conference on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Technologies

IKS Interactive Knowledge Stack

ILI Internet Librarian International

IMM Institute of Metadata Management and their Linked Data Mash-Up Challenge

IMRLeS Int’l. Workshop on Inductive Reasoning & Machine Learning for the Semantic Web

INFOMINE online system for collaborative data sharing used by the US intelligence community

ISKME Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education

ISKO International Society for Knowledge Organization

ISNI International Standard Name Identifier

ISTC International Standard Text Code …global identification system for textual works

IUI International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces

IWSDA International Workshop on Semantic Digital Archives [in conjunction with TPDL]

JCDL Joint Conference on Digital Libraries

JISC Joint Information Systems Committee and meetings

JISC Dev8D Linked Data Meetup London commentary and here and here

KDD Special Interest Group for Knowledge Discovery & Data mining ( at IBM)

KMi Knowledge Media Institute, Open University

LASSO Lookup & Alignment Service with Semantic Open Data

LATC Linked Open Data Around the Clock

LDOW 2008, … Linked Data on the Web (Workshops at WWW Conferences)

LIBER Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes d Recherche

LOCAH Linked Open Copac Archives Hub

LOCKSS Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe

LOD LinkingOpenData, W3C SWEO Community Project

LOD2 Linking Open Data 2, EU co-funded project

LOV Linked Open Vocabularies project

LSID Life Science IDentifiers

LSWT Leipziger Semantic Web Tag

LUCERO Linking University Content for Education and Research Online

MEGA Middle Eastern Geodatabase for Antiquities [Getty]

MME Museum Metadata Exchange, Australia

MLDW Music Linked Data Workshop (JISC)

NARA National Archives and Records Administration

NCBO National Center for Biomedical Ontology

NDIIPP National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program

NDLT Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations Hub

NFAIS events National Federation of Advanced Information Services

NKE Navigational Knowledge Engineering (AKSW)

NSTIC National Strategy for Trusted Identifiers in Cyberspace

NUS WING National University of Singapore, Web Information retrieval / Natural language Group

OAC Open Annotation Collaboration

OAI-ORE Open Archives Initiative Object Reuse and Exchange

OAIG UK Open Access Implementation Group

OCW Open CourseWare, MIT

OEG Ontology Engineering Group, Facultad de Informática, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid)

OER Open Educational Resources

OGC Open Geospatial Consortium

OGP OpenGraphProtocol

OIX Open Identity Exchange

OKCon conference, Open Knowledge Foundation

OKF Open Knowledge Foundation

ONIX ONline Information eXchange

OPDS Open Publication Distribution System

ORCID Open Researcher & Contributor ID

ORDF Python Library

OSCON Open Source Convention (O’Reilly)

OWLED OWL Experiences Directions

PARSE Permanent Access to the Records of Science in Europe

PDDL Public Domain Dedication & License

PURLz PURL federation development effort

QALD Question Answering over Linked Data

RABJ Redundant Array of Brains in a Jar and here, Metaweb/Freebase

RAMEAU Répertoire d’Autorité-Matière Encyclopédique et Alphabétique Unifié, BnF

RDAP summit Research Data Access and Preservation

RDTF RLUK Resource Discovery TaskForce … Research Libraries UK + metadata guidelines

REEEP Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership– reegle [semantic clean energy srch]

RKB Explorer … interface is here,  more about the project’s data and tools.

SAA Society of American Archivsts

SAINT International Symposium on Applications and the Internet

Semantic Technology Conference (SEMTECH), 2005 … meetings

SemHE Semweb in Higher Education and here, Southampton

SePublica semantic technologies in the publishing industry ( ESWC)

SIGKDD ACM Special Interest Group for Knowledge Discovery & Data mining

SIOC Semantically-Interlinked Online Communities

SKOS Simple Knowledge Organization System

SNAC Social Networks and Archival Context project

SQUIN Semanticweb QUery INterface

STIIC International Workshop on Semantic Technologies for Information-Integrated Collaboration

SSSW European Summer School on Ontological Engineering and the Semantic Web

TACC Texas Advanced Computing Center

TDWG Biodiversity Information Standards, originally Taxonomic Databases Working Group

TGN Thesaurus of Geographic Names [Getty]

TOC Tools of Change for publishing (O’Reilly)

TPDL International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (ECDL)

TWC Tetherless World Constellation, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

UDC Universal_Decimal_Classification

ULAN Union List of Artist Names [Getty]

UMBEL Upper Mapping and Binding Exchange Layer

UPEC University Press eBook Consortium, Mellon (2010)

VIAF Virtual International Authority File

VISSW Visual Interfaces to the Social and Semantic Web

VLDB International Conference on Very Large Data Bases

VoID Vocabulary of Interlinked Datasets

VuDL Villanova University’s Digitial Library mgmt system (with VuFind front end)

WoMO International Workshop on Modular Ontologies – (ESSLLI)

Skip to content