Linked Data for the Historic Environment (LD4HE)

Project aims

The purpose of the LD4HE project is to increase the potential for exchange and reuse of historic environment data. The project has the following primary aims and objectives:

Project scope

The LD4HE project scope is to create the capacity for mandatory OASIS metadata (see list of mandatory fields) to be exported in a Linked Data compatible format.This is mapping and export only, with no intention (at this stage) to make the output data publicly available (thus not Linked Open Data). There are no current plans for hosting the output data within a publicly available triple store.

The LD4HE project will allow questions such as the following examples to be answered accurately: