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Leipzig University Library was founded in the year 1543 and is one of the oldest university libraries that serves both members of the university and the population of its surrounding city. Leipzig University Library is used nationally and internationally because of its precious holdings and extensive special collections. These include medieval and modern manuscripts, incunabulae, the collection of papyri and autographs and the collections of Ostraka and coins. Since January 1, 1998, Leipzig University Library has joined the national system for special collections in modern disciplines and is responsible for collecting literature and information in the field of Communication, Media Studies and Journalism. Leipzig University Library provides printed and electronic media for all students, teachers, and researchers at Leipzig University. It continuously improves its catalogues and its reading areas, assures modern reproduction technology, and offers services in information retrieval for every discipline. Leipzig University Library cooperates closely with libraries in Saxony and other German States as well as internationally.

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Project Collaboration

Workshop on Data Management and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries (DERM 2014)

The workshop DERM 2014, as part of the INFORMATIK 2014 conference in Stuttgart (Germany) is concerned with the transition of traditional information systems to a web-oriented and Linked Data oriented infrastructure in libraries. Read more about Workshop on Data Management and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries (DERM 2014)

News

LDK Conference meets DBpedia in Zaragoza, Spain ( 2021-07-09T10:37:27+02:00 by Julia Holze)

2021-07-09T10:37:27+02:00 by Julia Holze

We are happy to announce that we will organize a DBpedia Tutorial on September 1, 2021 in Zaragoza, Spain. This DBpedia tutorial will be part of the Language, Data and Knowledge conference 2021. Read more about "LDK Conference meets DBpedia in Zaragoza, Spain"

Assessing Language Identification Over DBpedia ( 2021-05-04T23:27:40+02:00 EdgardMarx)

2021-05-04T23:27:40+02:00 EdgardMarx

Large-scale multilingual knowledge bases (KBs) are the key for cross-lingual and multilingual applications such as Question Answering, Machine  Translation,  and  Search. Read more about "Assessing Language Identification Over DBpedia"

DBpedia Tutorial @ Knowledge Graph Conference 2021 ( 2021-04-09T13:20:50+02:00 by Julia Holze)

2021-04-09T13:20:50+02:00 by Julia Holze

On May 4, 2021 we will organize a tutorial at the Knowledge Graph Conference (KGC) 2021. Read more about "DBpedia Tutorial @ Knowledge Graph Conference 2021"

DBpedia @ Google Summer of Code program 2021 ( 2021-03-15T09:41:22+01:00 by Julia Holze)

2021-03-15T09:41:22+01:00 by Julia Holze

DBpedia, one of InfAI’s community projects, will participate in the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) program for the 10th time. The GsoC program has the goal to bring students from all over the globe into open source software development. Read more about "DBpedia @ Google Summer of Code program 2021"

DBpedia’s New Website ( 2021-01-28T12:42:40+01:00 by Julia Holze)

2021-01-28T12:42:40+01:00 by Julia Holze

We are proud to announce the completion of the new DBpedia website. Read more about "DBpedia’s New Website"