2021 LD4 Conference on

Linked Data in Libraries

About the 2021 LD4 Conference on Linked Data in Libraries

Participate in the conference to learn concrete ways that linked data benefits libraries and related institutions, and discover pathways to participation in linked data. By bringing together a broad range of perspectives, and centering diversity, equity, inclusion, and ethics in our discussions, the conference seeks to create a community of practice for linked data in libraries.

The conference will take place online July 12 through July 23, 2021.

Shortcut to this site: bit.ly/ld42021

Conference Co-Chairs

  • Xiaoli Li (University of California, Davis)

  • Elizabeth Russey Roke (Emory University)

  • Paloma Graciani Picardo (University of Texas at Austin)

Co-chair contact: 2021_ld4conf_chairs@googlegroups.com

2020 LD4 Conference

Resources from the most recent LD4 Conference:

Get involved with the library linked data community

The LD4 conference is part of a wider LD4 Community, which includes a website (ld4.io), a Slack Workspace, and several open affinity groups. Join the LD4 Slack workspace where you'll find channels for the 2021 conference (#ld42021) and for affinity groups on topics like discovery (#discovery), ethics in linked data (#ethicsld), Wikidata (#wikidata).


The LD4 conference is organized by the LD4 Community and sponsored by the LD4P initative.