[Geowanking] RDF and Wikitravel and a vocabulary for places
da at vizbang.com
Fri Nov 4 10:47:45 PST 2005
On Fri, 4 Nov 2005, Evan Prodromou wrote:
> Is there a free, world-wide, comprehensive alternative to the
> Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names?
The closest to this is probably Alexandria's gazetteer...
I know the main focus is on the US; I can't recall offhand what the coverage
elsewhere is like. Linda Hill manages this system; if you drop her a line at
lhill at alexandria.ucsb.edu with what you have in mind, she could probably help
you track down whatever's out there.
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