SSM: A Semantic Metasearch Platform for Scientific Data retrieval




Metadata, Query expansion, ontology, agriculture


Scientific research in all fields has advanced in complexity and in the amount of data generated. The heterogeneity of data repositories, data meaning and their metadata standards makes this problem even more significant. In spite of several proposals to find and retrieve research data from public repositories, there is still need for more comprehensive retrieval solutions. In this article, we specify and develop a mechanism to search for scientific data that takes advantage of metadata records and semantic methods. We present the conception of our architecture and how we have implemented it in a use case in the agriculture domain.


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Borges, G. C., dos Reis, J. C., & Medeiros, C. B. (2022). SSM: A Semantic Metasearch Platform for Scientific Data retrieval. Revista De Informática Teórica E Aplicada, 29(1), 91–101.



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