Data integration tool & services
The RESTORE Data Integration Suite is a toolbox supporting Memory, Cultural, Research institutions and citizen scientists with an interest in historical sources from archives, libraries, and museum collections in the creation of a FAIR digital ecosystem for Humanities Research, fostering semantic interoperability of cataloguing standards and research data opening and sharing. RESTORE will make available different tools to collect, align, merge and transform heterogeneous datasets from different research fields within Digital Humanities and Heritage Science (e.g.: material history and culture, archaeology, history of art, literary studies and philology, restoration and conservation studies) with the aim of producing integrated and interoperable data, representing different aspects of the tangible and intangible dimensions of Cultural Heritage.
The RESTORE platform
RESTORE is a tool-pack that will help cultural heritage and heritage science professionals, institutions and researchers to successfully accomplish recovery, integration, accessibility and reuse of multi- format and standardized digital resources, based on FAIR data principles.
The RESTORE workflow consists of the main following steps:
Such a digital ecosystem will allow users to get open access to a unique data lake, where both the original resources and their triples (RDF), could be visualized and, if needed, downloaded.
Application of advanced ICT in the Cultural Heritage and Heritage Science domains, for data integration and management in a digital ecosystem;ù
Creation of a user-friendly and innovative access to data fruition establishing conditions for data understanding, integration and possibility of their fruitful reuse in public, science and research environments;
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