Jisc Publications Router

Jisc Publications Router aims to streamline the process of depositing journal articles in an institutional repository. As described by Jisc: “Jisc Publications Router is a messaging system that receives notifications about article publications from publishers and other sources (e.g. Europe PMC) and routes these using a matching algorithm to particular institutional repositories. At its simplest, […]

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Enable RDF/SKOS JSON-LD output for concepts in ISO Geolexica (Ruby)

Geolexica ( is a static-page based terminology database that is developed by Ribose and used by ISO ( and OSGeo ( We are now seeking (paid) contributors for the following goals: 1. Model the current “concept” data model into SKOS and a JSON-LD format. The Geolexica concept data model is based on the ISO term […]

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Wisski Vocabularies guide

Setting up controlled vocabularies To enable the semantic editor you first have to set the controlled vocabularies you want to annotate with the semantic editor. You need to install the Vocabulary Control module (on GitHub), which depends on the Accesspoint module (on GitHub). If you want to statically import external vocabularies, you will also need to enable […]

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What’s all this ‘metadata’ stuff, anyway?

Metadata is information about information. An example would be the album and artist information contained in the ID3 tag of an MP3 song file. In the case of image files, this includes things such as height and width, as well as Exif and IPTC blocks, which are written to a file when a digital camera […]

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Open Knowledge Foundation

is a global non-profit organisation focused on realising open data’s value to society by helping civil society groups access and use data to take action on social problems. Open Knowledge Foundation does this in three ways: seeAlso

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