When signing up to mailman, you have a choice of "Daily
Digests", yes or no.
But it is not clear whether "no" means "individual messages" or
As an author, I have long been interested in a
Protege would be perfect for it. Basically:
Each reference item points to a book (with page number), or
page number), or online article (with link), or youTube video
(with link and
with time, using YouTube URL attributes, "&t=32m10s", for
The book or other source material points to the author and
to the provider
(book publisher, for example). So each of those can point to
Done online, Wiki style, interesting items by one person can
be found and
referenced by another. (That's where the WebProtege became
But utility requires a search capability. There is probably
one within a given ontology,
but I was suprised to find that WebProtege didn't have one to
help find the projects
hosted there--so I'll wind up manually scanning 4 pages of
entries, at 500 entries per page.
Finally, I know this isn't serious ontology-stuff, but if
other ontologies were
integrated, they could provide really useful indexes into a
database of significant
quotes and summary digests, with links that go directly to
online source material,
or library catalogs, or purchasable media.
It seems to me that something like that would be of great benefit
to authors, researches,
and students writing papers. Or maybe something like that already
exist, and I just need
to be given a clue...?