DBpedia Spotlight: Shedding Light on the Web of Documents

Mendes, Pablo N. and Jakob, Max and García-Silva, A. and Bizer, Christian (2011). DBpedia Spotlight: Shedding Light on the Web of Documents. In: "7th International Conference on Semantic Systems", 7–9 September 2011, Graz, Austria.

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Title: DBpedia Spotlight: Shedding Light on the Web of Documents
Author/s:
  • Mendes, Pablo N.
  • Jakob, Max
  • García-Silva, A.
  • Bizer, Christian
Item Type: Presentation at Congress or Conference (Article)
Event Title: 7th International Conference on Semantic Systems
Event Dates: 7–9 September 2011
Event Location: Graz, Austria
Title of Book: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Semantic Systems (I-Semantics)
Date: 2011
Subjects:
Freetext Keywords: oeg, LOD2
Faculty: Facultad de Informática (UPM)
Department: Inteligencia Artificial
UPM's Research Group: Ontology Engineering Group – OEG
Creative Commons Licenses: None

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Abstract

Interlinking text documents with Linked Open Data enables the Web of Data to be used as background knowledge within document-oriented applications such as search and faceted browsing. As a step towards interconnecting the Web of Documents with the Web of Data, we developed DBpedia Spotlight, a system for automatically annotating text documents with DBpedia URIs. DBpedia Spotlight allows users to congure the annotations to their specic needs through the DBpedia Ontology and quality measures such as prominence, topical pertinence, contextual ambiguity and disambiguation condence. We compare our approach with the state of the art in disambiguation, and evaluate our results in light of three baselines and six publicly available annotation systems, demonstrating the competitiveness of our system. DBpedia Spotlight is shared as open source and deployed as a Web Service freely available for public use.

More information

Item ID: 8923
DC Identifier: http://oa.upm.es/8923/
OAI Identifier: oai:oa.upm.es:8923
Deposited by: Dr Oscar Corcho
Deposited on: 19 Sep 2011 09:41
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2016 17:33
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