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    • Converting governmental datasets into linked data 

      Lebo, Tim; Williams, Gregory (2010-09-01)
      Linked Data provide many benefits to data consumers, but many publicly available datasets are still released in the Comma Separated Values (CSV) format, a ubiquitous common denominator. We introduce a methodology to transform ...
    • Data-gov Wiki: Towards Linking Government Data 

      Ding, Li; DiFranzo, Dominic; Graves, Alvaro; Michaelis, James; Li, Xian; McGuinness, Deborah L.; Hendler, James A. (2010-03-24)
      Data.gov is a website that provides US Government data to the general public to ensure better accountability and trans- parency. Our recent work on the Data-gov Wiki, which at- tempts to integrate the datasets published ...
    • Making Sense of Open Government Data 

      Ding, Li; Michaelis, James; McGuinness, Deborah L.; Hendler, James A. (2010-04-26)
      Data.gov, a major distributor of raw US government data, has published thousands of raw datasets on the Web for public access. While these datasets provide useful information, their potential has not yet been fully realized ...
    • Open Government Data: A Data Analytics Approach 

      Erickson, John S.; Viswanathan, Amar; Shinavier, Joshua; Hendler, James A. (IEEE Intelligent Systems, 2013-09-01)
      In December 2010 the International Open Government Dataset Search (IOGDS) team at the Tetherless World Constellation at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute embarked on a project to discover, document and analyze open data ...
    • Semantics of Governmental Statistics Data 

      Vrandecic, Denny; Lange, Christoph; Hausenblas, Michael; Bao, Jie; Ding, Li (2010-04-27)
      A number of governments have started to publish their sta- tistical data online. Some of them are adhering to Linked Data principles, others are using other standards which of- ten can be transformed in order to be published ...
    • The Data-gov Wiki: A Semantic Web Portal for Linked Government Data 

      Ding, Li; DiFranzo, Dominic; McGuinness, Deborah L.; Hendler, James A.; Magidson, Sarah (2009-10-29)
      The Data-gov Wiki is the delivery site for a project where we investigate the role of linked data in producing, processing and utilizing the government datasets found on data.gov. The project has generated over 2 billion ...
    • The Importance of Authoritative URI Design Schemes for Open Government Data 

      Bulazel, Alexei; DiFranzo, Dominic; Erickson, John S.; Hendler, James A. (International Journal of Public Administration in the Digital Age (IJPADA), 2015-01-01)
      A major challenge when working with open government data is managing, connecting, and understanding the links between references to entities found across multiple datasets when these datasets use different vocabularies to ...
    • TWC data-gov corpus: incrementally generating linked government data from data.gov 

      Ding, Li; DiFranzo, Dominic; Graves, Alvaro; Michaelis, James; Li, Xian; McGuinness, Deborah L.; Hendler, James A. (2010-04-30)
      The Open Government Directive is making US government data available via websites such as Data.gov for public access. In this paper, we present a Semantic Web based approach that incrementally generates Linked Government ...
    • TWC LOGD: A Portal for Linked Open Government Data Ecosystems 

      Ding, Li; Lebo, Tim; Erickson, John S.; DiFranzo, Dominic; Williams, Gregory; Li, Xian; Michaelis, James; Graves, Alvaro; Zheng, Jin; Flores, Johanna; McGuinness, Deborah L.; Hendler, James A. (Journal of Web Semantics, 2011-06-22)
      International open government initiatives are releasing an increasing volume of raw government datasets directly to citizens via the Web. The transparency resulting from these releases creates new application opportunities ...
    • TWC LOGD: A Portal for Linking Open Government Data 

      DiFranzo, Dominic; Ding, Li; Erickson, John S.; Li, Xian; Lebo, Tim; Michaelis, James; Graves, Alvaro; Williams, Gregory; Zheng, Jin; Flores, Johanna; Gervasio, Gino; McGuinness, Deborah L.; Hendler, James A. (2010-11-11)
      International open government initiatives are releasing an increasing number of “raw” government datasets directly to citizens via the Web, creating new opportunities but imposing burdens inherent to the problems of ...