Type scraper Language python Status Public Notes Maintenance
95 lines of code. 548 rows of data.
Created 2 years, 3 months ago.
What's in a Feed? Innocentive, OpenIDEO, ChallengePost, and many other services are doing amazing things with innovation challenges. Wouldn't it be great if the needs those challenges are trying to solve were easier to find and aggregate? With a metadata standard and protocol for describing and harvesting the elements of innovation challenges, we can lower a barrier to connecting individuals and communities with needs they can help solve. Until that happens: What options do we ...
Type scraper Language ruby Status Public
73 lines of code. 5,456 rows of data.
Created 2 years, 5 months ago.
This scrapes terms from the British Museum Thesaurus published1 at http://www.collectionslink.org.uk/assets/thesaurus/Objintro.htm2, and then finds the URI identifier for the term on the British Museum SPARQL endpoint (http://collection.britishmuseum.org/Sparql). It also looks up the term on the Portable Antiquities Scheme http://finds.org.uk/ to see if the term is used there, and if so records the of that as well. These URIs can be used to further query the SPARQL endpoint, or as identifiers in other systems… 1Thanks to ...