Semantic Web based Named Entity Linking for Digital Humanities and Heritage Texts

@inproceedings{Frontini2015SemanticWB,
  title={Semantic Web based Named Entity Linking for Digital Humanities and Heritage Texts},
  author={Francesca Frontini and Carmen Brando and Jean-Gabriel Ganascia},
  booktitle={SW4SHD@ESWC},
  year={2015}
}
This paper proposes a graph based methodology for automatically disambiguating authors’ mentions in a corpus of French literary criticism. Candidate referents are identified and evaluated using a graph based named entity linking algorithm, which exploits a knowledge-base built out of two different resources (DBpedia and the BnF linked data). The algorithm expands previous ones applied for word sense disambiguation and entity linking, with good results. Its novelty resides in the fact that it… CONTINUE READING