Semantic publishing is the enhancement of scholarly publications by the use of modern web standards to improve interactivity, openness and usability, including the use of ontologies to encode rich semantics in the form of machine-readable RDF metadata.
Note added 30 May 2013 Additional information concerning the use of OAI-ORE to specify aggregations of research outputs into data packages and research objects has been added at the end of this blog post. – – – Journal publishing has … Continue reading →
Many people will be familiar with Tim Berners-Lee’s five stars of linked data, categorising the publication of data on the web in levels of increasing usefulness. To complement these, I wish to propose the Five Stars of Online Journal Articles, … Continue reading →
Reis et al. (2008)  cites an earlier paper from Albert Ko’s research group, Ko et al. (1999) . In conventional parlance, as the following diagram shows, the word “reference” can mean either what is found in the text, what … Continue reading →