Registry Simple Knowledge Organization System

SKOS is an area of work developing specifications and standards to support the use of knowledge organization systems (KOS) such as thesauri, classification schemes, subject heading lists and taxonomies within the framework of the Semantic Web

ontology subject agnostic
Homepage OWL
Alistair Miles   0000-0001-9018-4680   alimanfoo
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers
Missing LUI pattern
Example Local Unique Identifier
prefLabel   Resolve
Example CURIE
Metaregistry Simple Knowledge Organization System

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 3 mappings to external registries for skos with 2 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
AberOWL AberOWL logo aberowl skos
BioContext biocontext skos
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.48e326

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE skos:prefLabel is used to demonstrate the provides available for skos. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
Simple Knowledge Organization System skos
Bioregistry bioregistry