ROXXI: Reviving Witness DOcuments to EXplore EXtracted Information
In recent years, there has been considerable research on information extraction and constructing RDF knowledge bases. In general, the goal is to extract all relevant information from a corpus of documents, store it into an ontology, and answer future queries based only on the created knowledge base. Thus, the original documents become dispensable. On the one hand, an ontology is a convenient and non-redundant structured source of information, based on which specific queries can be answered efficiently. On the other hand, many users doubt the correctness of facts and ontology subgraphs presented to them as query results without proof.