Wednesday, 10 February 2010
Vala Day 2 - Linked Data - the new black for librarians
Roy Tennant - OCLC
The inimitable Roy Tennant from OCLC has just finished a really good presentation on - API's , Linked Data, and the Cloud.
This session follows neatly on from Tom Taque yesterday talking about Open Calais and the wonderful world of linked data. The new black for librarians?
I help things along I thought it might be useful to put up this classic his masters voice - aka known as Tim Berners Lee on linked data.
The emerging linked data cloud
Also, this image on linked data is starting to pop up on a bunch of presentations. I predict it will have the same ubiquity as the some of the images that came to define web 2.0 . See here for one of the originals from Tim O Reilly. click the image for a bigger version. Or try the Open Calais version, here