Introducing musicSpace

Bretherton, David, Smith, Daniel Alexander, schraefel, mc and Lambert, Joe (2010) Introducing musicSpace. At Musicology in the Digital Age, Institute of Musical Research, London, UK,


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Musicologists consult a wide variety of data sources in their research, many of which are now available online. However, the segregation of data into numerous discrete repositories, inadequate metadata, insufficient data/search granularity, and poor search UIs are all barriers to the intelligent manipulation of metadata. This means that research questions requiring advanced cross-source filtering on metadata fields or the running of complex multipart search queries have to date been effectively intractable. The experimental ‘musicSpace’ project seeks to enable such questions by integrating access to leading musicological data sources via a faceted browser and by enriching the metadata of our data providers.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Additional Information: Event Dates: 26 April, 2010
Divisions : Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering > Electronics and Computer Science > Agents, Interactions & Complexity
ePrint ID: 271918
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26 April 2010Accepted
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2011 15:18
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 14:19
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