|Title||A Brief Tour through Provenance in Scientific Workflows and Databases|
|Year of Publication||2016|
|Series Title||University of Illinois Research and Tech Reports - Computer Science|
|Institution||University of Illinois|
|Type||Technical Report Working / Discussion Paper|
Within computer science, the term provenance has multiple meanings, due to different motivations, perspectives, and assumptions prevalent in the respective communities. This chapter provides a high-level “sightseeing tour” of some of those different notions and uses of provenance in scientific workflows and databases.