Metadata and Semantics Research

8th Research Conference, MTSR 2014, Karlsruhe, Germany, November 27-29, 2014. Proceedings

  • Sissi Closs
  • Rudi Studer
  • Emmanouel Garoufallou
  • Miguel-Angel Sicilia
Conference proceedings MTSR 2014

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 478)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. General Session

    1. Metadata and Linked Data: Tools and Models

      1. Jane Greenberg, Angela Murillo, Adrian Ogletree, Rebecca Boyles, Negin Martin, Charles Romeo
        Pages 1-13
      2. Enayat Rajabi, Miguel-Angel Sicilia, Salvador Sanchez-Alonso
        Pages 14-21
      3. Alice Mazzucchelli, Fabio Sartori
        Pages 22-29
      4. Juan Manuel Dodero, Iván Ruiz-Rube, Ignacio Traverso
        Pages 30-41
      5. Jose Emilio Labra Gayo, Hania Farham, Juan Castro Fernández, Jose María Álvarez Rodríguez
        Pages 42-53
      6. Fabio Sartori, Luca Grazioli
        Pages 60-67
      7. Jean-Christophe Desconnets, Hatim Chahdi, Isabelle Mougenot
        Pages 68-82
    2. (Meta)Data Quality Assessment and Curation

    3. Semantic Interoperability, Ontology-Based Data Access and Representation

      1. Ahmet Soylu, Martin Giese, Ernesto Jimenez-Ruiz, Evgeny Kharlamov, Dmitriy Zheleznyakov, Ian Horrocks
        Pages 107-119
    4. Track on Big Data and Digital Libraries in Health, Science and Technology

      1. Panorea Gaitanou, Emmanouel Garoufallou, Panos Balatsoukas
        Pages 141-153
      2. Okan Bursa, Emine Sezer, Ozgu Can, Murat Osman Unalir
        Pages 154-161
      3. Ozgu Can, Dilek Yilmazer
        Pages 162-169
    5. Track on Metadata and Semantics for Open Repositories, Research Information Systems and Data Infrastructures

      1. Keith G. Jeffery, Daniele Bailo
        Pages 170-184
      2. Jane Bromley, David King, David R. Morse
        Pages 185-192
      3. Ricardo Carvalho Amorim, João Aguiar Castro, João Rocha da Silva, Cristina Ribeiro
        Pages 193-205
      4. Isabel Alcaraz-García, Gema Bueno-de-la-Fuente
        Pages 218-225
    6. Track on Metadata and Semantics for Cultural Collections and Applications

      1. Juliane Stiller, Marlies Olensky, Vivien Petras
        Pages 238-249
      2. Kim Tallerås, David Massey, Anne-Stine Ruud Husevåg, Michael Preminger, Nils Pharo
        Pages 250-261
      3. Sofia Zapounidou, Michalis Sfakakis, Christos Papatheodorou
        Pages 262-273
      4. Kerstin Diwisch, Bernhard Thull
        Pages 274-285
      5. Andrea Mannocci, Vittore Casarosa, Paolo Manghi, Franco Zoppi
        Pages 286-300
    7. Track on Metadata and Semantics for Agriculture, Food and Environment

      1. Claire Nédellec, Robert Bossy, Dialekti Valsamou, Marion Ranoux, Wiktoria Golik, Pierre Sourdille
        Pages 301-313
      2. Fabien Amarger, Jean-Pierre Chanet, Ollivier Haemmerlé, Nathalie Hernandez, Catherine Roussey
        Pages 314-328
      3. Aunur-Rofiq Muljarto, Jean-Michel Salmon, Pascal Neveu, Brigitte Charnomordic, Patrice Buche
        Pages 329-343
      4. Nouredine Tamani, Patricio Mosse, Madalina Croitoru, Patrice Buche, Valérie Guillard
        Pages 344-358
  3. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference, MTSR 2014, held in Karlsruhe, Germany, in November 2014. The 23 full papers and 9 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 57 submissions. The papers are organized in several sessions and tracks. They cover the following topics: metadata and linked data: tools and models; (meta) data quality assessment and curation; semantic interoperability, ontology-based data access and representation; big data and digital libraries in health, science and technology; metadata and semantics for open repositories, research information systems and data infrastructure; metadata and semantics for cultural collections and applications; semantics for agriculture, food and environment.


LOD agricultural metadata big data collaborative and social computing systems and tools cross-language semantics cultural heritage technologies data analysis data exchange data mining digital libraries and archives information integration information retrieval metadata models ontologies open repositories query languages semantic applications semantics interoperability web data description languages

Editors and affiliations

  • Sissi Closs
    • 1
  • Rudi Studer
    • 2
  • Emmanouel Garoufallou
    • 3
  • Miguel-Angel Sicilia
    • 4
  1. 1.Technik und Wirtschaft FakulätHochschule KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany
  2. 2.Karlsruhe Institute of TechnologyGermany
  3. 3.Department of Library Science & Information SystemsAlexander Technological Educational Institute of ThessalonikiSindos,ThessalonikiGreece
  4. 4.Information Engineering Research Unit, Computer Science DepartmentUniversity of AlcaláAlcalá de Henares, MadridSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-13673-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-13674-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937
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