Members of Parliament in Finland Knowledge Graph and Its Linked Open Data Service [chapter]

Petri Leskinen, Eero Hyvönen, Jouni Tuominen
2021 Applications and Practices in Ontology Design, Extraction, and Reasoning  
This paper presents a prosopographical knowledge graph describing the Members of Parliament in Finland and related actors in politics, extracted from the databases and textual descriptions of the Parliament of Finland. The data has been interlinked internally and enriched with data linking to external data sources according to the 5-star Linked Data model. The data has been published together with its schema for better re-usability and is validated using ShEx. The knowledge graph presented is
more » ... tegrated with another knowledge graph about over 900 000 parliamentary plenary speeches in Finland (1907–) to form a larger parliamentary LOD publication FinnParla of the Parliament of Finland. The data is being used for Digital Humanities research on parliamentary networks, culture, and language.
doi:10.3233/ssw210049 fatcat:bcv3we6bjzdx3n2lo74u45z6xe