- Project Dates: From August 2010 to July 2011
- Project Leader: Dr. Philip Lord
The project extends existing blogging tools for use as a lightweight,semantically linked publication environment. This enables researchers tocreate a hub in the linked-data environment, that we call knowledge ork-blogs. K-blogs are convenient and straight-forward for authors to use,integrating into researchers existing work practices and tools. Theprovide readers with distributed feedback and commenting mechanisms. Wewill support three communities (microarray, public health and workflow),providing immediate benefit, in addition to the long term benefit of theplatform as a whole. Additionally, this will enable a user-centricdevelopment approach, while showcasing the platform as the basis fornext generation research publishing.