rdflib: Tools to Manipulate and Query Semantic Data

The Resource Description Framework, or 'RDF' is a widely used data representation model that forms the cornerstone of the Semantic Web. 'RDF' represents data as a graph rather than the familiar data table or rectangle of relational databases. The 'rdflib' package provides a friendly and concise user interface for performing common tasks on 'RDF' data, such as reading, writing and converting between the various serializations of 'RDF' data, including 'rdfxml', 'turtle', 'nquads', 'ntriples', and 'json-ld'; creating new 'RDF' graphs, and performing graph queries using 'SPARQL'. This package wraps the low level 'redland' R package which provides direct bindings to the 'redland' C library. Additionally, the package supports the newer and more developer friendly 'JSON-LD' format through the 'jsonld' package. The package interface takes inspiration from the Python 'rdflib' library.

Version: 0.1.0
Imports: redland, jsonld, methods, utils, stringi, readr
Suggests: magrittr, covr, testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, jqr, DT, tidyverse, dplyr, tidyr, tibble, purrr, lubridate, httr, xml2, jsonlite, repurrrsive, nycflights13, codemetar
Published: 2018-03-09
Author: Carl Boettiger ORCID iD [aut, cre, cph]
Maintainer: Carl Boettiger <cboettig at gmail.com>
BugReports: https://github.com/ropensci/rdflib/issues
License: MIT + file LICENSE
URL: https://github.com/ropensci/rdflib
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: rdflib citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: rdflib results


Reference manual: rdflib.pdf
Vignettes: The Data Lake and Schema On Read
rdflib Introduction
Package source: rdflib_0.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: rdflib_0.1.0.zip, r-release: rdflib_0.1.0.zip, r-oldrel: rdflib_0.1.0.zip
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: rdflib_0.1.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: not available


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