This slideshare presentation introduces SKOS and explains how it can be used to represent RDF in a simple way. It explains how SKOS differs from OWL a more formal system of semantics. Along the way, basic Linked Data Principles are explained. Includes links to references and demos, which explain the benefits of using SKOS as well as areas that need to be developed further.

Keywords: SKOS (Simple Knowledge Organization System), KOS (Knowledge Organization System), Thesaurus, Labels
Author: Isaac, Antoine
Publisher: Europeana
Date created: 2010-09-14 04:00:00.000
Time required: P20M
Educational use: professionalDevelopment
Educational audience: student
Interactivity type: expositive

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