On the evaluation of thesaurus tools compatible with the Semantic Web

  title={On the evaluation of thesaurus tools compatible with the Semantic Web},
  author={M. Mercedes Mart{\'i}nez-Gonz{\'a}lez and Luisa Alvite D{\'i}ez},
  journal={Journal of Information Science},
  pages={711 - 722}
Thesauri are valuable knowledge organization systems (KOSs) that support advanced information retrieval. The Semantic Web has brought a renewed interest in thesauri as a support for semantic searches and other added-value services. Tools that manage thesauri permit them to be created, edited and queried. The integrity restrictions on thesauri should also be controlled by these tools. However, there is also the possibility of thesaurus exchange, which becomes relevant in the Semantic Web context… 

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