VIVO [Pronunciation: /viːvəʊ/ or vee-voh] is member-supported, open source software and an ontology for representing scholarship.  VIVO supports recording, editing, searching, browsing and visualizing scholarly activity. VIVO encourages research discovery, expert finding, network analysis and assessment of research impact.  VIVO is easily extended to support additional domains of scholarly activity.

Goals of this Tour

Outline of the Tour

  1. What is VIVO?
  2. What's different (and noteworthy) about VIVO?
  3. What's involved in starting a VIVO project?
  4. What is an information ecosystem and how does VIVO fit in?
  5. VIVO as data on the Linked Open Data Web
  6. VIVO in production at sites around the world


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