The Pelagios Network is a community of researchers, scientists and curators using Linked Data methods and tools to investigate the past.
Supports the use of semantic annotation to link and explore historical place information
Establishes core requirements for global authority files on historic places and their alignment
Works towards consensus and standards for common representation of historical people in structured Linked Open Data
Establishes services for registering and discovering linked data collections for places
Finding consensus on the representation of historical time in structured data
Supports the development of tools and methods for visualising geospatial information