Ontology Extraction and Usage in the Scholarly Knowledge Domain

“Ontology Extraction and Usage in the Scholarly Knowledge Domain” is our contribution to the IOSPress edited book “Applications and Practices in Ontology Design, Extraction, and Reasoning” by Giuseppe Cota, Marilena Daquino and Gianluca Pozzato.

Angelo Salatino, Francesco Osborne, Enrico Motta



Ontologies of research areas have been proven to be useful in many application for analysing and making sense of scholarly data. In this chapter, we present the Computer Science Ontology (CSO), which is the largest ontology of research areas in the field of Computer Science, and discuss a number of applications that build on CSO, to support high-level tasks, such as topic classification, metadata extraction, and recommendation of books.


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Download paper from arXiv: https://arxiv.org/abs/2003.12611