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Jewish Studies knowledge grid in the Linked Open Data CloudDov WinerScientific Manager, Judaica Europeana (EAJC)

EVA/Minerva 2014The 11th Jerusalem International Conference on the Digitisation of Cultural HeritageDigital Manuscripts to Europeana scholarly work-flow model

The Jewish Studies research community as a community of practice whose knowledge is expressed in publications.

Jewish Digitised Contents with a common data model

Challenge: providing context to Jewish Digitised Contents

Linked Data: provides the infrastructure for a Jewish Studies Knowledge Grid.


DM2E Digital Manuscripts to Europeana


Jewish Studies

Jewish Studies

Jewish Studies

Jewish Studies

Jewish Studies

Jewish Digitised Content

Judaica Europeana Partners

~5,000,000 +digital objects

Jewish Digitised Content

Jewish Digitised Content

Jewish Digitised Content

Common Data Model for Content Description

Common Data Model


Who? What? When? Where?

Controlled vocabularies: hubs of Jewish Knowledge in the Structured Web

Jewish encyclopedias: CONTEXTEncyclopedia JudaicaEncyclopedia of Russian Jewry http://www.rujen.ru/http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/

Rav Zeev VagnerJosh KopelmanJudaica Linked Data

Establishing a Jewish Knowledge Grid

Joint project:

Named Entity Recognition in the text of the articles in the journals of the Jewish Studies collection of JSTOR Names of persons, organizations, locations, expressions of times, events Linking the names to the entries in relevant vocabularies and Encyclopedias Linking back the entries in the Encyclopedias and vocabularies to relevant articles in JSTOR Jewish Studies journals.

? Yad Vashem Jewish Place Names ?

? VIAF National Library of Israel ?

? IMAGINE from the Israel Museum Jerusalem ?

? Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World Online (BRILL) ?

? Encyclopedia Judaica Online (GALE) ? Judaica Europeana VocabulariesWho?




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