An Entity By Any Other Name: Linked Open Data as a Basis for a Decentered, Dynamic Scholarly Publishing Ecology

Susan Brown, John Simpson
2015 Scholarly and Research Communication  
Linked open data provides a means of producing an interlinked and more navigable scholarly environment to permit: the better integration of research materials; the potential to address the specificities of the nomenclature, discourses, and methodologies; and the ability to respect institutional and individual investments. The paper proposes a linked data publishing ecology based on collaborations between the scholarly, publishing, and library communities, and tempered by a consideration of the
more » ... urrent state of linked data publishing practices and infrastructure gaps with respect to enabling such collaboration, particularly in the humanities.
doi:10.22230/src.2015v6n2a212 fatcat:plnvqbs37rgane7ouphullkl34