Luiza Wainer led the core group, along with other interested staff from CaMS and RBSC Tech Services, through a series of three hands-on SPARQL training sessions. SPARQL is a query language for RDF data. One immediate practical use for SPARQL is analysis and cleanup of the annotations that we created in January.

Joyce is preparing a presentation for an upcoming ALCTS webinar, on March 21. Her talk is entitled Linked Data and Annotations, What We Stand to Gain

As an exploration of how we might eventually make our data discoverable, Peter has been working with software written by colleagues at Stanford called Sparqlight, which is essentially Blacklight with a linked data backend.