Linked Data - The Story So Far

@article{Bizer2009LinkedD,
  title={Linked Data - The Story So Far},
  author={Christian Bizer and Tom Heath and Tim Berners-Lee},
  journal={Int. J. Semantic Web Inf. Syst.},
  year={2009},
  volume={5},
  pages={1-22}
}
The term “Linked Data” refers to a set of best practices for publishing and connecting structured data on the Web. These best practices have been adopted by an increasing number of data providers over the last three years, leading to the creation of a global data space containing billions of assertions— the Web of Data. In this article, the authors present the concept and technical principles of Linked Data, and situate these within the broader context of related technological developments… 

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