This video explains how Linked Open Data (LOD) concepts can be used in conjunction with your thesaurus to create dynamic web pages, offer relevant content from other sources, add value to research portals, and transform the Internet into a giant database for satisfying queries. A use case is presented which centers around the use of DBpedia's Spotlight tool for annotating mentions of DBpedia resources in Natural Language text, providing capabilities useful for Named Entity Recognition, Name Resolution, and other information extraction tasks.

Keywords: Named Entity Recognition (NER), Natural language, DBpedia, Spotlight
Author: Vasicek, Dan
Publisher: Access Innovations
Date created: 2015-06-03 04:00:00.000
Time required: P40M
Educational use: professionalDevelopment
Educational audience: professional
Interactivity type: expositive

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