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Title: Timecapsule: Combining botanical and pharmaceutical heritage data from different sources in time and space


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Timecapsule Combining botanical and
pharmaceutical heritage data from different
sources in time and space
Toine Pieters Utrecht University // Descartes
Centre for the History and Philosophy of the
Sciences and the Humanities
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Project Time Capsule(Oct. 2013-Oct. 2017)
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Project Time Capsule(Oct. 2013-Oct. 2017)
  • Mission
  • the development of a digital data platform for
    ethno-pharmacological knowledge (1550-1850), as a
    tool for medical historical and ethnobotanical
    research and educational purposes

4
Inspiration
Andy Warhol's largest collecting project (early
'70s until his death in 1987) 600 cardboard boxes
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How to fill the virtual boxes and how to move
them in time and space?
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Building an ontology that will facilitate
cross-database queries and information retrieval
What are the user demands/needs?
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The history of botany the history of pharmacy
  • C. Haris Saslis-Lagoudakis et al., 'Phylogenies
    reveal predictive power of traditional medicine
    in bioprospecting', Proceedings of the National
    Academy of Sciences of the United States of
    America (PNAS) (2012)
  • Purpose historical mapping of the
  • circulation of pharmaceutical knowledge

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Dutch commodity chains trading food, medicines
and poisons
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Building an ontology that will facilitate
cross-database queries and information retrieval
How can this be achieved?
10
Designing an ontology
linking different kinds of data by means of
semantic relationships
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An iterative strategy for the co-construction of
ontology technology by users and developers
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Towards a national thesaurus
Cultural Heritage Agency (RCE)
Meertens Inst.
Heritage resources
Dutch Royal Library
National Herbarium (Naturalis)
Sound and Vision Institute
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