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Converting a Historical Architecture Encyclopedia into a Semantic Knowledge Base
January/February 2010 (vol. 25 no. 1)
pp. 58-67
René Witte, Concordia University
Ralf Krestel, L3S Research Center
Thomas Kappler, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
Peter C. Lockemann, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Digitizing a historical document using ontologies and natural language processing techniques can transform it from arcane text to a useful knowledge base.

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Index Terms:
natural language processing, knowledge base management, ontologies, text mining, Handbook on Architecture, Handbuch der Architektur, cultural heritage data management, semantic Wiki, ontology population
Citation:
René Witte, Ralf Krestel, Thomas Kappler, Peter C. Lockemann, "Converting a Historical Architecture Encyclopedia into a Semantic Knowledge Base," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 58-67, Jan.-Feb. 2010, doi:10.1109/MIS.2010.17
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