Simon, Rainer; Barker, Elton and Isaksen, Leif
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When dealing with networked information spaces, there are two challenges a data navigation system must address: first, it needs to provide the user with a quick high-level overview of the nature and struc- ture of the data. Second, it must offer mechanisms to easily drill down and navigate to specific detail information. In this demonstration, we present the Pelagios Graph Explorer, a prototype visual exploration tool for place metadata which is derived from ancient world research datasets brought together by the Pelagios Project. Furthermore, we report on ongoing work on the Pelagios API. The API enables external re-use of the Pelagios place metadata, and provides a basis for future development of - and experimentation with - alternative navigation tools for the networked place metadata from the Pelagios project.
|Item Type:||Conference Item|
|Copyright Holders:||2012 Not known|
|Extra Information:||International Workshop on Supporting Users' Exploration of Digital Libraries.
Eneko Agirre, Kate Fernie, Arantxa Otegi, Mark Stevenson (Eds.)
September 27, 2012. Paphos, Cyprus.
|Keywords:||linked data; visual browsing; information exploration; digital libaries; digital humanities; geoinformation|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Arts > Classical Studies|
|Depositing User:||Elton Barker|
|Date Deposited:||15 Oct 2012 09:41|
|Last Modified:||26 Oct 2012 03:47|
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