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Additional Information on Research Networking

General Information


  • Ontology Development 101: A guide to Creating your First Ontology Stanford Knowledge Systems Laboratory Technical Report KSL-01-05
  • Tutorial on Semantic Technology at Semantic Days 2010
  • Introduction to Jena  Use RDF Models in your Java applications with the Jena Semantic Web Framework, 23 Jun 2004
  • Search RDF data with SPARQL Use RDF models in your Java applications with the Jena Semantic Web Framework, 10 May 2005


  • Scalability Report on Triple Store Applications, MIT, 2004

Software Surveys

  • Developers Guide to Semantic Web Toolkits for different Programming Languages, by Chris Bizer & Daniel Westphal (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany)
  • Large-Scale RDF Graph Visualization Tools


  • Best Practice Recipes for Publishing RDF Vocabularies
  • W3C Semantic Web Activity
  • Design Issues personal notes by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, statements of architectural principles explain the thinking behind the W3C specifications
  • RDF AutoDiscovery
  • SPARQL Query Language for RDF
  • OWL Web Ontology Language, W3C Recommendation
  • SWRL A Semantic Web Rule Language Combination OWL and RuleML, member submission to the W3C by the National Research Council of Canada, Network Inference and Stanford University

Software Tools

  • RDF and SQL
  • Jena is a Java framework for building Semantic Web applications.
  • Sesame is an open source framework for storage, inferencing and querying of RDF data..
  • D2R Server is a tool for publishing relational databases on the Semantic Web.
  • Neo4j a high-performance graph engine with all the features of a mature and robust database; includes an rdf store
  • NeOn Toolkit on the NeOn project; eclipse-based ontology development; 14 European partners; updated 2/2011
  • W3C RDF Validation Service Check and Visualize your RDF documents


  • The Semantic Web, blog on ZDNet by Paul Miller
  • Currently Alive SPARQL Endpoints W3C maintained list, enabling techology in comments
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