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Linked Data 101: Buckle Up the Web of Data is Here

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Short introduction to linked open data.

Re-using data, terms, taxonomies, vocabularies and ontologies.

OCLC Webinar based on the book Library Linked Data in the Cloud (1 hour)1 hr

OCLC Linked data (15 minutes). Good elevator pitch for why linked data matters in libraries, and breaks down the major concepts.15 min or

PCC Standing Committee on TrainingReport on Available Linked Data Training Resources
Le web sémantique : une nouvelle interopérabilité pour les bibliothèques

Lecture given at Université de Fribourg (Switzerland) in February 2015. Introduction to linked data including the advantages for libraries and the impact for librarians.
Library Juice Academy certificate (6 courses) in XML and RDF-Based Systems

Series of six courses that can be taken together for the certificate or separately. Group discounts available. A little more on the technical side.
EUCLID: Educational Curriculum for the usage of Linked Data

Online book and modules. Again perhaps more on the technical side.
Dublin Core Metadata Initiatives training resources and webinars

A series of webinars/slide shows exploring projects. Case studies.
Europeana: Linked Open Data: What is it?

A video presenting the benefits of Linked data from a user's perspective
Sirsi Intro to Linked Data Webinar: part one

An ongoing series introducing linked data with some q/a at end.
Linked Data for Professional Education

IMLS funded project to develop a competency index for linked data as well as a toolkit of resources for learning linked data, described according to the competency index

This is the W3C glossary for Linked data. Provides succinct definitions, often with links to other resources.

Link to the Wiki, which includes presentations and demonstrations. Mostly older items (pre 2011)

Listing of Tutorials.

Bibframe libguide primer for cataloguers
ALCTS CaMMS Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging Interest Group

Link to the ALCTS group studying cataloguing competencies (includes competencies relating to linked data).
Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging Interest Group ALA Midwinter Meeting | Friday, January 8, 2016 Overview presentation includes a good bibliography on competencies:

Includes links to draft documents on competencies, including "Current and Emergent technology" which relates to linked data.


Training the Trainers for Linked Data

Seth van Hooland and Ruben Verborgh

Stanford linked data workshop

This document includes the content of the workshops as well as the breakdown of the sessions over the course of the 4 day workshop.
LODLAM presentation: "An Introduction to Linked Open Data in Libraries, Archives & Museums"

From September 2011.
LODLAM videos with slides

All of the videos Linked Open Data in Libraries, Archives and Museums Training Day at the SemTechBiz conference, August 19, 2014


BIBFRAME Update Forum at ALA

Program and presentation slides
Bibliographic Framework (BIBFRAME) in Action

Update on using BIBFRAME from Library of Congress, Jan. 12, 2016

Series of CILIP presentations on Linked data from sessions given in 2013,geared toward cataloguers, including a basic presentation on linked data, the limits of MARC, and Bibframe.
Cataloger 3.0: Competencies and Education for the BIBFRAME Catalog

Short presentation from the 2014 ALA Annual Conference.
Linked Data and RDA: Looking at Next-Generation Cataloging

From the University of North Carolina Library Digital Discussions Series, August 9, 2012.
Beyond MARC: BIBFRAME and the Future of Bibliographic Data

From Nebraska Library Commission NCompass Live,January 2, 2014.
Library of Congress Modules for Bibframe

Module 1 is a backgrounder on Linked data and the semantic web. Materials for Module 1 are available for download, and deal specifically with basic LD basic concepts. They give some readings to complete before beginning the third module, and are mostly Europeana teaching materials. The site provides a link to pdf with video links. Also available are a few quizzes to test knowledge.
Beyond MARC: MARC, linked data, and Bibframe

Presented in April 2013.

Name Authorities

What works and what doesn't : name reconciliation work and  management of names in digitized special collections (2018) K. Han, in concert with  Timothy W. Cole, Deren Kudecki, and Jacob Jett  for the Library Linked Data Interest GroupUniversity of Illinois at Urban-ChampainOn authorities reconciliation and creation. Methodologies on "How ...  <to> recognize and reconcile named entities already described in established linked open data sources, and how ... <to> best manage unique names often found in local special collections’ data, but not found elsewhere? A presentation at ALA Midwinter 2018. 20 minutes
Introduction to the Semantic Web and Linked Data (2016) Andreu Sulé Department of Library and Information Science and Audiovisual , U Barcelona for Digital Libraries & Information SciencesA basic introduction, available in English and French. 
Foundations in Linked Data for serialists (June 2017) Amber Billey and Robert RendallColumbia University  A workshop presented at NASIG 2017 that provides a basic, but thorough overview of linked data concepts and how linked data can be applied to serials. It is well illustrated with many helpful links to related resources.