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Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Playing with PELAGIOS: Arachne was easy after nomisma

Querying Pleiades annotations out of Arachne RDF was as simple as loading the Arachne Objects by Places RDF file into 4store the same way I did nomisma and running the same SPARQL query.  Cost: 5 minutes. Now I know about 29 objects in the Arachne database that they think are related to Akragas/Agrigentum. For example:

2 comments:

Tom Elliott said...

Perseus PELAGIOS RDF was just as simple. I now have 100 links to Perseus XML that they say are related to Agrigentum. Example: http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/xmlchunk?doc=Perseus:text:1999.01.0234:book=1:chapter=27.

Tom Elliott said...

Google Ancient Places RDF also submitted to the same query. I now have 10 links to GAPVis that GAP says are related to Agrigentum. For example: http://gap.alexandriaarchive.org/gapvis/index.html#book/17/place/462086.