The need for stronger interoperability between platforms and access to data by HASS research communities has been identified as a research infrastructure gap for within the 2016 NCRIS roadmap. Tinker aims to increase interoperability across HASS infrastructure platforms, data sets and online tools. through:

  • Developing a data curation framework that makes HASS data available for research interrogation.
  • Identifying, documenting and publishing data workflows and curation for text analysis, geo-referencing and transcription.
  • Exploring better data linkage through the use of named entity recognition and linked data techniques.