Pattern-Based Keyword Search on RDF Data

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9989)


An increasing number of RDF datasets are available on the Web. Querying RDF data requires the knowledge of a query language such as SPARQL; it also requires some information describing the content of these datasets. The goal of our work is to facilitate the interrogation of RDF datasets, and we present an approach for enabling users to search in RDF data using keywords. We propose the notion of pattern to include some external knowledge during the search process which increases the quality of the results.


RDF graph Keyword search Patterns Domain knowledge 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DAVID Lab.Univ. Versailles St QuentinVersaillesFrance
  2. 2.EDF R&D, Departement STEPChatouFrance

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