Knowledge Representation for Web Navigation

Simon Jupp, Robert Stevens, Sean Bechhofer, Yeliz Yesilada, Patty Kostkova
2008 Workshop on Semantic Web Applications and Tools for Life Sciences  
Representations of domain knowledge range from those that are ontologically formal, semantically rich to those that are ontologically informal and semantically weak. Representations of knowledge are important in many tasks, one of which is the support of travel around information spaces through the identification and linking of concepts in a field. In this paper we explore how representations of ontologically informal, semantically weak domain knowledge as captured by the Simple Knowledge
more » ... sation System (SKOS) can enable a system to take advantage of the large number of existing ontological representations to support semantic linking of Web based information and thus facilitate information travel.
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