Link Domain Tools / Extras for Edmonton Public Library
The machine actionable data published in this Library Link domain lowers the cost and simplifies the development of a wide range of different applications designed to help libraries, staff and patrons alike. Here are just a few of the "extras" registered with this domain.
Bibframe resource types provide common control points to connect data in the Library and across the Web. Exposing these data via Data Filters and Identifier Services allows this data to be easily consumed by open source tools as Elasticsearch.
We love lists. Many organizations maintain lists for any number of reasons. But when these organization share their lists via Web standards we can view these through the actionable data available in the Library. In this case, these lists become something even far more useful. Here are just a few examples of some of the Living Lists available in this Library Link domain.
The New York Times Best Seller list is widely considered the preeminent list of best-selling books in the United States. Published weekly in The New York Times Book Review, the best-seller list has been published in the Times since October 12, 1931. In recent years it has evolved into multiple lists in different categories, broken down by fiction and non-fiction, hardcover, paperback and electronic, and different genres.
Exposing library data in an open and actionable manner allows for intelligent agents to carry out tasks on behalf of users in new and useful ways. Here are the list of registered intelligent agents built using the Library's Linked Data.
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