Entities (such as people, organizations, or products) are meaningful units for organizing information and can provide direct answers to many search queries. Nordlys is a toolkit for entity-oriented and semantic search.


Nordlys currently supports four entity-oriented tasks, which are core components in semantic search:



Nordlys is not (yet) a mature production-level system, but rather a research prototype (as can be seen from the current version number, which is v0.2). We welcome contributions on all levels (pull requests, suggestions for improvements, feature requests, etc.).


Faegheh Hasibi, Krisztian Balog, Dario Garigliotti, Shuo Zhang