Links to Outside Resources: Ontologies and Thesauri

Ontologies and Thesauri

• DBpedia Ontology classes:

• Type Hierarchy:

• Europeana Semantic Elements Specification:

• Universal Digital Formats Registry ontology (for recording file format representation information):


• Encoded Archival Context—Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families (EAC-CPF) Vocabulary Specification:


• LIDO (Lightweight Information Description Objects) Specification:
• CIDOC Conceptual Reference Model:

Music and Media

• Music Ontology:
• Ontology for Media Resources:
• BBC Programmes Ontology:

Geographic Entities

• W3 Geospatial Vocabulary,
• Food and Agriculture of the United Nations, Geopolitical Ontology,

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