Semantic Web Special Interest Group

Sponsoring body: Information Technology

The Semantic Web SIG is dedicated to gathering and disseminating information about the use of Semantic Web standards in libraries.

Created following IFLA WLIC 2011 in Puerto Rico, the Semantic Web Special Interest Group (SWSIG) intends to gather professionals interested in the application of Semantic Web standards such as RDF and OWL to library data and applications, and the development of Linked Data in libraries.

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Last update: 13 January 2016

Latest News

Upcoming activities at IFLA WLIC 2016

We are looking forward to meeting you in Chicago and Columbus for this year's events : a satellite meeting on "Data in libraries" and our traditionnal open discussion session.

8 August 2016

Library Linked Data: Let's make it happen!

Papers, presentations and videos from the satellite meeting "Library Linked Data: Let's make it happen!" are now available on the conference website.

30 September 2014

Semantic Web activities at IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2014, Lyon

Join us for our satellite meeting "Library Linked Data: Let's Make It Happen!" in Paris on August 14th. The programme is now available. The Semantic Web SIG session during the congress is scheduled on monday 18th of August, 15:00.

22 July 2014