Our resources

On this page, you can discover various resources developed by the SEMIC team and community members:

Table of Contents

ISA² specifications

  1. General
  2. e-Government Core Vocabularies
  3. DCAT Application profile for data portals in Europe (DCAT-AP)
  4. Asset Description Metadata Schema (ADMS)

Semantic Interoperability Topics

  1. Introduction to Semantic Interoperability
  2. Governance and metadata management
  3. Linked Open Government Data
  4. Other

ISA² specifications

1. General

Title Category Date Link
Study on use cases and benefits of ISA² specifications Study January 2019 Link

 

2. e-Government Core Vocabularies

Title Category Date Link
Study on the potential of Core Vocabularies to support the right to data portability under the GDPR Case study November 2018 Link
Infographic: GDPR and Data Portability – ISA² specifications as enablers? Infographic February 2019 Link

Handbook on using the Core Vocabularies

Handbook November 2014 Link
Process and Methodology for Developing Core Vocabularies Methodology November 2011 Link
eGovernment Core Vocabularies Position paper February 2012 Link

Training Module 2 - Core Vocabularies

Training June 2014 Link
Core Vocabularies leaflet Leaflet   Link
Core Vocabularies poster Poster   Link

Core Vocabularies - Case Study

Case study July 2011 Link
Core Vocabularies: the Core Person Case Case study August 2011 Link

On the use of Crane’s Genericode-to-UBL-NDR to extend the Core Vocabularies and create e-Document formats

Tutorial April 2014 Link

How to describe organizations with Core Business Vocabulary and ORG Ontology

Case study November 2012 Link

Interconnecting business registers with the Core Business Vocabulary

Case study November 2012 Link

 

3. DCAT Application profile for data portals in Europe (DCAT-AP)

Title Category Date Link
Change and Release Management Policy for DCAT-AP Policy   Link
DCAT-AP leaflet Leaflet   Link
Research Data Analysis Study May 2018

Link

Towards an open government data ecosystem in Europe using common standards

Paper June 2017 Link

Report on high-value datasets from EU Institutions

Report May 2014 Link

 

4. Asset Description Metadata Schema (ADMS)

Title Category Date Link
ADMS leaflet Leaflet   Link
ADMS Brochure Brochure December 2011 Link
ADMS-enabled federation of semantic asset repositories Brochure March 2013 Link
Promotional video of the ADMS-enabled federation of repositories Video March 2012 Link

Generate ADMS asset descriptions from a spreadsheet with Refine RDF

Tutorial April 2012 Link

Generate software description metadata from a spreadsheet with Refine RDF

Tutorial September 2012 Link
SKOS used to publish the controlled vocabularies defined in ADMS on the Web Tutorial May 2012 Link
The Asset Description Metadata Schema Case study July 2011 Link
RIHA semantic asset repository (Estonia) Case study March 2012 Link
Digitaliser.dk Semantic Asset Repository (Denmark) Case study March 2012 Link

Yhteentoimivuus.fi semantic asset repository (Finland)

Case study March 2012 Link
XRepository semantic asset repository (Germany) Case study March 2012 Link

How to describe semantic interoperability assets in an ADMS compliant way?

Case study August 2012 Link
ISA Deliverable: Report on existing Software Forges Report March 2012 Link

Towards semantically interoperable metadata repositories: The Asset Description Metadata Schema. Computers in Industry 64(1): 10-18 (2013)

Journal publication 2013 Link

 

Semantic interoperability topics

1. Introduction to Semantic Interoperability

Title Category Date Link
Training Module 1 - Introductory Overview Training June 2014 Link

Training Module 2 - Core Vocabularies

Training June 2014 Link
Training Module 3 - Reference data Training June 2014

Link

 

2. Governance and metadata management

Title Category Date Link
Methodology and tools for Metadata Governance and Management for EU Institutions and Member States Methodology December 2014 Link
Process and methodology for developing semantic agreements Methodology June 2013 Link
Metadata management requirements and solutions in EUIs and MSs Study June 2014 Link
Metadata Governance Community (MGC) Study June 2014 Link
Training Module 3 - Reference data Training June 2014

Link

Updated Metadata Governance Tools Report Methodology May 2018

Link

Guidelines for the Use of Code Lists Methodology May 2018 Link
Change and Release Management Policy for DCAT-AP Policy   Link
Towards Open Government Metadata Position paper September 2011 Link
Report on existing Semantic Asset Repositories Analysis December 2011 Link
Metadata Management Survey Results - Highlights Survey January 2012 Link
Joinup Semantic Asset Licensing Framework Framework January 2012 Link
The vision for an enhanced software description metadata schema and software catalogue for e-Government Vision document February 2012 Link
On the use of Crane’s Genericode-to-UBL-NDR to extend the Core Vocabularies and create e-Document formats Tutorial April 2014 Link
Analysis of structured e-Document formats used in Trans-European Systems Study May 2014 Link
Guidelines for public administrations on e-Document engineering methods Study June 2014 Link

3. Linked Open Government Data

Title Category Date Link
Report on high-value datasets from EU Institutions Report May 2014 Link
Towards a common policy for the management of persistent HTTP URIs by EU Institutions Study November 2014 Link
Cookbook for translating Data Models to RDF Schema Methodology March 2013 Link
How Linked Data is transforming e-Government Case study March 2013 Link
10 Rules for persistent URIs Study March 2013 Link
Study on Business Models for Linked Open Government Data - BM4LOGD Study October 2013 Link

4. Other

Title Category Date Link
Webinar on artificial intelligence and public administrations Video / Presentation April 2019 Link