Mapping VRA Core 4.0 to the CIDOC CRM ontology

Gaitanou, Panoraia and Gergatsoulis, Manolis Mapping VRA Core 4.0 to the CIDOC CRM ontology., 2011 . In First Workshop on Digital Information Management, Corfu (Greece), 30-31 March 2011. [Conference paper]


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In this paper, we present an e ffort to semantically map VRA Core 4.0, a cultural heritage metadata schema describing visual resources, to CIDOC CRM. This work is based on a semantic integration scenario, where CIDOC CRM acts as a mediation schema. More speci cally, each element of the schema (along with its subelements and attributes) is mapped to the equivalent CRM path (represented as a sequence of classes and properties). The mapping is formally described using a Mapping Description Language (MDL), which explicitly de fines semantic rules from the source schema to the target schema.

Item type: Conference paper
Keywords: VRA Core 4.0, CIDOC CRM, metadata interoperability, ontologies
Subjects: H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HH. Audio-visual, Multimedia.
I. Information treatment for information services > IE. Data and metadata structures.
Depositing user: Giannis Tsakonas
Date deposited: 27 Jun 2011
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:19


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