Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Mappings of reference and thematic environmental thesauri

Description

This dataset include the mappings across a number of multilingual thesauri for environmental data, developed in the framework of the GENESIS project (https://cordis.europa.eu/project/rcn/87874) by using the SemanticLab collaborative platform set up by JRC (now discontinued).

These mappings are based on the use cases collected by the EuroGEOSS project (https://cordis.europa.eu/project/rcn/92593), and are used by the semantic search functionality of the GEO Discovery and Access Broker (http://www.eurogeoss-broker.eu/).

NB: These data are no longer maintained.

The covered thesauri are the following ones:

  • Reference thesauri:

    • General Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus (GEMET)
    • INSPIRE Feature Concept Dictionary
    • INSPIRE Glossary
    • INSPIRE Themes
    • GEOSS Societal Benefit Areas (SBA)
    • ISO 19119 Geographic Service Taxonomy
    • GEOSS Earth Observation Vocabulary
    • GCMD Science Keywords
    • EuroVoc (domains 36, 48, 52, 56, 60, and 66)
  • Thematic ...

How to cite
GENESIS FP7 Project (2018):  Mappings of reference and thematic environmental thesauri. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-10129-10001
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Data access

Publications

  • publication Coupling human- and machine-driven mapping of SKOS thesauri

    Fugazza C, Vaccari L. Coupling human- and machine-driven mapping of SKOS thesauri. International Journal of Metadata, Semantics and Ontologies (IJMSO) 6 (3/4); 2011. p. 155-165. JRC67487

    DOI:10.1504/IJMSO.2011.048016

  • publication Matching SKOS Thesauri for Spatial Data Infrastructures

    Fugazza C, Vaccari L, Dupke S. Matching SKOS Thesauri for Spatial Data Infrastructures. In: 4th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR`10); 20 October 2010; Alcalá (Spain). Communications in Computer and Information Science - Metadata and Semantic Research 108; 2010.p. 211-221. JRC59439

    DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-16552-8_20

Additional information
Issue date 2018-11-15
Landing page https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/
Update frequency irregular
Language English
Data theme(s) Environment; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-10129-10001

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