logo Information Artifact Ontology

An ontology of information entities.

The Information Artifact Ontology (IAO) is a new ontology of information entities, originally driven by work by the OBI digital entity and realizable information entity branch.

Products

iao.owl
iao/ontology-metadata.owl IAO ontology metadata [page]
iao/dev/iao.owl IAO dev
iao/d-acts.owl ontology of document acts An ontology based on a theory of document acts describing what people can do with documents

Usages

User
http://obofoundry.org
Description
IAO is used widely by multiple OBO ontologies for information representation.
Type
owl_import