D3.5. Historical place names service
The aim of Task 3.5 is to develop a prototype application to enable local cultural institutions to collaborate in the development of am historical place name thesaurus and to enrich the harvested/ingested metadata. This application is based on the results of the CARARE (Connecting Archaeology and Architecture into Europeana project1.
This deliverable describes the LoCloud Historic Place Names service (HPN), including the methodology for their development, and specifies their corresponding APIs. It also provides the documentation for the HPN services. These services are semi-automatic historical geo-information management functions and web services, designed for aggregation and re-use of digital heritage information.