The SWRC (Semantic Web for Research Communities) is an ontology for modeling entities of research communities such as persons, organisations, publications (bibliographic metadata) and their relationships.
More details about the modeling of the SWRC ontology can be found in: York Sure, Stephan Bloehdorn, Peter Haase, Jens Hartmann, Daniel Oberle. The SWRC Ontology - Semantic Web for Research Communities. In Proceedings of the 12th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence (EPIA 2005). Springer, Covilha, Portugal, December 2005.