Introducing LITMUS [Video]

LITMUS is a 2-year Horizon2020 project at the Irish Traditional Music Archive working to build a linked data ontology to better express what occurs within oral transmission, focusing on Irish traditional music and dance. Watch our introductory video to learn more - in plain language - about LITMUS:

LITMUS Research Repository

Keep up with our research progress here at the Linked Irish Traditional Music (LITMUS) project. As the project progresses, all research outputs will be uploaded to our open-access research repository at Zenodo. If versions are updated, all versions of the publication will be made available. The paper "Stories, Songs, Steps, and Tunes: A Linked Data [...]

LITMUS Update: September 2017

Lynnsey Weissenberger gave presentations about LITMUS during two international conferences this month. Both presentations focused on the challenges of constructing the linked data ontology for Irish traditional music and dance, both because of special considerations with the music and due to a lack of complete available resources for description. The first presentation, titled Stories, Songs, [...]

LITMUS Announcement

ITMA is delighted to announce that it has been awarded funding of over € 187k to host one of the European Commission's inaugural Marie Curie Society & Enterprise Fellowships. Dr. Lynnsey Weissenberger, a postdoctoral researcher in Library & Information Studies from Florida State University - and a practising Irish traditional musician – joined ITMA in [...]