This module introduces the main principles of Linked Data, the underlying technologies and background standards. It provides basic knowledge for how data can be published over the Web, how it can be queried, and what are the possible use cases and benefits. The module also includes some multiple choice questions in the form of a quiz, screencasts of popular tools, and embedded videos.

Keywords: Linked Data, Linked Data Principles, Semantic Web, Web of Data, XML, RDF, HTTP URIs, Triple, Graph, SPARQL, Mashup
Publisher: EUCLID Project
Time required: P2H
Educational use: instruction
Educational audience: professional
Interactivity type: mixed

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