Information Architecture Automatization for the Semantic Web

  • Josep Maria Brunetti
  • Roberto García
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6949)


Our proposal is to develop generic Information Architecture components to facilitate publishing and browsing semantic data in the web, improving its usability and accessibility.


Semantic Web Linked Data Information Architecture Usability Accessibility Navigation Metadata 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Josep Maria Brunetti
    • 1
  • Roberto García
    • 1
  1. 1.Universitat de LleidaLleidaSpain

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