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TIB|AV-Portal: Integrating Automatically Generated Video Annotations into the Web of Data

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The German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) aims to promote the use and distribution of its collections. In this context TIB publishes metadata of scientific videos from the TIB|AV Portal as linked open data. Unlike other library metadata the TIB|AV-Portal deploys automated metadata extraction and named entity linking to provide time-based semantic metadata. By publishing this metadata, TIB is offering a new service involving the provision of quarterly updated data in RDF format which can be reused by third parties. In this paper the strategy and the challenges regarding the linked open data service are introduced.


  • Named Entity Linking (NEL)
  • Automatic Metadata Extraction
  • German National Library
  • Television Science
  • Semantic Text Annotation

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Waitelonis, J., Plank, M., Sack, H. (2016). TIB|AV-Portal: Integrating Automatically Generated Video Annotations into the Web of Data. In: Fuhr, N., Kovács, L., Risse, T., Nejdl, W. (eds) Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries. TPDL 2016. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(), vol 9819. Springer, Cham.

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