The application is able to suggest links from the map to DBpedia; this aims to accelerate the georeferencing process. Additionally, linking historic map’s data to other LOD data sources grants the 5th star in the Tim Berners-Lee’s rating system. The 5th star system’s purpose it to encourage the publication of new LOD by assigning points (stars) to data.
For installation, usage instructions and screenshots go to the WIKI pages at https://github.com/albhasan/georef/wiki/_pages
For a detailed description see "A LOD-based georeferencing tool for historic maps" available at https://github.com/albhasan/georef/blob/master/thesis/LOD-basedGeoreferencingToolForHistoricMaps.pdf?raw=true