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Vitro is a "full stack" framework for building semantic web applications. It is not domain specific.


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What is Vitro?


Vitro is a general-purpose web-based ontology and instance editor with customizable public browsing.

Vitro is an integrated ontology editor and semantic web application.

Vitro is a Java web application that runs in a Tomcat servlet container.

With Vitro, you can:

  • Create or load ontologies in OWL format
  • Edit instances and relationships
  • Build a public web site to display your data
  • Search your data with Apache Solr

Vitro was originally developed at Cornell University, and is used as the core of the popular research and scholarship portal, VIVO.

For more information, contact the VIVO community.