DBpedia: A Nucleus for a Web of Open Data [chapter]

Sören Auer, Christian Bizer, Georgi Kobilarov, Jens Lehmann, Richard Cyganiak, Zachary Ives
2007 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
DBpedia is a community effort to extract structured information from Wikipedia and to make this information available on the Web. DBpedia allows you to ask sophisticated queries against datasets derived from Wikipedia and to link other datasets on the Web to Wikipedia data. We describe the extraction of the DBpedia datasets, and how the resulting information is published on the Web for human-and machineconsumption. We describe some emerging applications from the DBpedia community and show how
more » ... bsite authors can facilitate DBpedia content within their sites. Finally, we present the current status of interlinking DBpedia with other open datasets on the Web and outline how DBpedia could serve as a nucleus for an emerging Web of open data.
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-76298-0_52 fatcat:e6nzm23xxjcrnofznal2f35vty