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Converting a Historical Architecture Encyclopedia into a Semantic Knowledge Base

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TitleConverting a Historical Architecture Encyclopedia into a Semantic Knowledge Base
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsWitte, R., R. Krestel, T. Kappler, and P. C. Lockemann
Refereed DesignationRefereed
JournalIEEE Intelligent Systems
Date PublishedJanuary/February
Keywordscultural heritage data management, Durm, Handbook on Architecture, Handbuch der Architektur, knowledge base management, natural language processing, ontologies, ontology population, semantic Wiki, text mining

Digitizing a historical document using ontologies and natural language processing techniques can transform it from arcane text to a useful knowledge base.


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The work presented in this paper was funded by the German research foundation (DFG) under the title "Entstehungswissen" (LO296/18-1).

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