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Categorize objects using broadly accepted or provisional ontology


Activity Definition(s)

Assuming an ontology expressed in OWL or RDF-S

  • Identify and retrieve ontology file to be used in classification (perhaps using a registry)
  • If the ontology is provisional and evolving, optionally edit (using an ontology editor)
  • Associate object(s) with terms in the ontology
  • Save these associations within local application or export (e.g.: as rdf)

    Scholars' Stories (scenarios)

    Tools (examples)

    Optional: examples of tools that perform some part or all of the defined activity, ideally with links to relevant project or vendor web sites

    Tool name

    What it does

    Relevant links


    supports the creation, visualization, and manipulation of ontologies


    concept mapping and visualization tool that supports ontologies defined in RDF-S or OWL formats







    Related Collections/Content (examples)

    Optional: examples of collections / digital content / digital resources that could be involved in part or all of the defined activity, with links to relevant repository or site where available

    Collection/content name

    Collection/content description

    Relevant links













    Applicable Standards or Standards Bodies

    Optional: examples of standards or standards-bodies applicable to the defined activity

    Standard name / body

    What it governs/regulates/standardizes - What it's for

    Relevant links













    Notes, comments, related activities, concerns

  • See also: Organize Discovered Materials,Categorize an Object in a Taxonomy

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