Cultural Galaxies: Linked Open Data in Museums

Our project considered the benefits and innovation linked open data has on museum collections. We reviewed how lod structures can be used to leverage and unite museum collections by examining how lod works, what museum projects utilize lod, and future possibilities.

Linked Open Data for Cultural Heritage: Evolution of an Information Technology

This paper surveys the landscape of linked open data projects in cultural heritage, examining the work of groups from around the world. Building on the five-star method, we developed a six-stage life cycle describing both dataset development and dataset usage.