A Tool for Working with Web Ontologies

Aditya Kalyanpur, Bijan Parsia, James Hendler
2005 International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems (IJSWIS)  
The task of building an open and scalable ontology browsing and editing tool based on OWL, the first standardized Web-oriented ontology language, requires the rethinking of critical User Interface and ontological engineering issues. In this paper, we describe Swoop, a browser and editor specifically tailored to OWL ontologies. Taking a "Web view" of things has proven quite instructive and we discuss some insights into Web Ontologies that we gained through our experience with Swoop, including
more » ... ues related to the display, navigation, editing and collaborative annotation of OWL ontological data.
doi:10.4018/jswis.2005010103 fatcat:wrzmqp5y3re3jadr72enejf3dy