We are very pleased to announce a pilot project funded by the U.S. federal government’s National Endowment of the Humanities (NEH): “PhiloBiblon: From Siloed Databases to Linked Open Data via Wikibase: Proof of Concept.” It will begin June 1, 2021. and end May 30, 2022 and will be hosted by FactGrid.
The project is focused on PhiloBiblon. a forty-year-old database for the study of the medieval history and literatures of the Romance cultures of the Iberian Peninsula: Portuguese and Galician-Portuguese, Castilian, and Catalan. It contains four subsidiary databases:
- BETA: Bibliografía Española de Textos Antiguos: Medieval texts in Spanish.