MantisTable: A Tool for Creating Semantic Annotations on Tabular Data

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11762)


This paper describes MantisTable, an open source Semantic Table Interpretation tool, which automatically annotates tables using a Knowledge Graph. MantisTable provides a graphical interface allowing users to analyse the results of the semantic table interpretation process and validate the final annotations. The tool also provides a guided mode for viewing and editing annotations by users. Thanks to MantisTable features, it is possible to create semantic annotations and favour the publication and exchange of tabular data.


Semantic Web Ontology Linked Data Knowledge Graph Semantic Table Interpretation Semantic annotations 



This research has been supported in part by EU H2020 projects EW-Shopp - Grant n. 732590. Special thanks to Roberto Avogadro, David Chieregato, Carlo Mattioli and Blerina Spahiu for their support during the development of the project.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Milan - BicoccaMilanItaly
  2. 2.University of BonnBonnGermany

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