Collection

The Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network (CKAN) Collection

Showing 251 - 300 out of 369 datasets

From their website:

CKAN is the Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network, a registry of open knowledge packages and projects (and a few closed ones)…Those familiar with freshmeat, CPAN or PyPI can think of CKAN as providing an analogous service for open knowledge…CKAN is developed and maintained by the Open Knowledge Foundation. Both the CKAN code and data are open: free for anyone to use and reuse. To find out more check out the the CKAN project at knowledgeforge.net

CKAN is a peer in the global data commons and Infochimps is proud to be able to mirror their collection of over 300 datasets.

  • The Homer Multitext Project

    Offsite — Description From home page: > The Homer Multitext project, the first of its kind in Homeric studies, seeks to present the textual transmission of the Iliad and Odyssey in a historical framework. Such a framework is needed to account for the full reality of a complex medium of oral performance that underwent many changes over a long period of time. These changes, as ...
  • NASA Images

    Offsite — About A project of NASA and the Internet Archive. From the [About page](http://www.nasaimages.org/About.html): > NASA Images is a service of Internet Archive ( www.archive.org ), a non-profit library, to offer public access to NASA’s images, videos and audio collections. NASA Images is constantly growing with the addition of current media from NASA as well as newly ...
  • eCrystals Southampton

    Offsite — Description-———— eCrystals – Southampton is the archive for Crystal Structures generated by the Southampton Chemical Crystallography Group and the EPSRC UK National Crystallography Service. The information contained within each entry of this archive is all the fundamental and derived data resulting from a single crystal X-ray structure determination, but excluding the ...
  • Journal Info

    Offsite — Service run by University of Lund in Sweden with info about > 18k journals: Basic metadata such as title, first published, ISSN plus Whether open access Price per citation etc
  • Estonia - Ministry of Finance - Budget

    Offsite — About Reports including information on budget in PDF format: 2008(http://www.fin.ee/doc.php?81468) 2007(http://www.fin.ee/doc.php?79642) 2006(http://www.fin.ee/doc.php?76676) 2005(http://www.fin.ee/?id=619) 2004(http://www.fin.ee/failid/Updated_Convergence_Programme_2004.pdf) Reuse Looks like reproduction is permitted. [Terms of ...
  • Eurfa

    Offsite — About Eurfa consists of an English-Welsh and a Welsh-English dictionary. There are currently around 13,000 words. Authored by Kevin Donnelly, it is currently being used in the development of [Apertium-cy] (http://www.cymraeg.org.uk), a Welsh-English translator. For further information, see [the project website](http://eurfa.org.uk/) and [this blog ...
  • DrugBank

    Offsite — About > The DrugBank database is a unique bioinformatics and cheminformatics resource that combines detailed drug (i.e. chemical, pharmacological and pharmaceutical) data with comprehensive drug target (i.e. sequence, structure, and pathway) information. The database contains nearly 4800 drug entries including >1,480 FDA-approved small molecule drugs, 128 FDA-approved ...
  • Climate Research Unit - HadCRUT3

    Offsite — About The datasets have been developed in conjunction with Hadley Centre of the UK Met Office. Hosted by the Climate Research Unit at the University of East Anglia. From website: > HadCRUT3 combined land and marine [sea surface temperature (SST) anomalies from HadSST2, see Rayner et al., 2006] temperature anomalies on a 5° by 5° grid-box basis Data is from 1961 to ...
  • Climate Research Unit - CRUTEM3

    Offsite — About The datasets have been developed in conjunction with Hadley Centre of the UK Met Office. Hosted by the Climate Research Unit at the University of East Anglia. From website: > land air temperature anomalies on a 5° by 5° grid-box basis Data is from 1961 to 2008. Format Available for download in Zipped ASCII or NetCDF (see [project ...
  • Climate Research Unit - HadSST2

    Offsite — About The datasets have been developed in conjunction with Hadley Centre of the UK Met Office. Hosted by the Climate Research Unit at the University of East Anglia. From website: > sea surface temperature anomalies from Rainer et al (2006) Data is from 1961 to 2008. Format Available for download in Zipped ASCII or NetCDF (see [project ...
  • Symbol Signs: Society & Environment

    Offsite — Description “This system of 50 symbol signs was designed for use at the crossroads of modern life: in airports and other transportation hubs and at large international events. Produced through a collaboration between the AIGA and the U.S. Department of Transportation, they are an example of how public-minded designers can address a universal communication need. ...
  • U.S. Government Photos and Graphics

    Offsite — About Collection of links to different US image collections in the public domain. Openness > Most of these images and graphics are available for use in the public domain, and they may be used and reproduced without permission or fee. However, some images may be protected by license. We strongly recommend you thoroughly read the disclaimers on each site before use. ...
  • Geograph British Isles

    Offsite — About The Geograph British Isles project aims to collect geographically representative photographs and information for every square kilometre of Great Britain and Ireland, and you can be part of it. License Most photos seem to be CC-BY by default. <http://www.geograph.org.uk/faq.php#opensource> Download No bulk download facility.
  • JCB DataViewer

    Offsite — About > The JCB DataViewer is a browser-based application for viewing original image files – from various types of microscopes and gel-documentation systems – associated with JCB articles. It is the first browser-based system for viewing multi-dimensional light microscope image data. Openness Not [open](http://opendefinition.org/) due to noncommercial ...
  • The Mondial Database

    Offsite — From home page: > The MONDIAL database has been compiled from geographical Web data sources listed below: > > * CIA World Factbook, > * a predecessor of Global Statistics which has been collected by Johan van der Heijden. > * additional textual sources for coordinates, > * the International Atlas by Kümmerly & Frey, Rand McNally, and Westermann, > * and some ...
  • True Marble Imagery

    Offsite — About From website: > Unearthed Outdoors is proud to present our line of full color global imagery. Our True Marble™ imagery is some of the most realistic medium resolution imagery available on the market. At 15 meter resolution, this true color imagery can be used for: GIS & web mapping applications High Definition Television (HDTV) effects (weather, movies, ...
  • National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)

    Offsite — About > The National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) is part of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado at Boulder. NSIDC supports research into our world’s frozen realms: the snow, ice, glaciers, frozen ground, and climate interactions that make up Earth’s cryosphere. Scientific data, whether taken in the ...
  • Ding: German-English Dictionary

    Offsite — About German English dictionary from Frank Richter at [Chemnitz University of Technology](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/). It has been maintained since 1995 (see the [readme file](http://ftp.tu-chemnitz.de/pub/Local/urz/ding/de-en/Readme)). There are now over 216,000 entries. Format Format is .txt. Access/re-use Licensed under GPL.
  • Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

    Offsite — Scans of the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary along with some software to search those scans. [The post](http://lists.canonical.org/pipermail/kragen-tol/2006-March/000816.html) details work up to volume 6 (as of March 2006) and it is not clear whether any more digitization has been done since then but a search of the Internet Archive (where the scans are ...
  • National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) - Earth Observing Laboratory

    Offsite — About From [Laboratory profile](http://www.eol.ucar.edu/help/laboratory-information): > NCAR’s Earth Observing Laboratory develops and deploys NSF Lower Atmospheric Observing Facilities (LAOF) and provides field project support and data services needed to advance scientific understanding of the earth system. > EOL employs 175 staff responsible for important advances ...
  • XDXF - XML Dictionary Exchange Format

    Offsite — About From the website: > XDXF is a project to unite all existing open dictionaries and provide both users and developers with universal XML-based format, convertible to and from other popular dictionary formats. There are currently 308 dictionary files in various languages. Format It appears dictionary files are in XML. Access/Re-use The [SourceForge XDXF ...
  • Medpedia

    Offsite — About > The Medpedia Project is a long-term, worldwide project to evolve a new model for sharing and advancing knowledge about health, medicine and the body among medical professionals and the general public. This model is founded on providing a free online technology platform that is collaborative, interdisciplinary and transparent. Read more about the model. > Users ...
  • List of all UK local authorities

    Offsite — About Complete list of all UK local authorities with web URLs. Openness/re-use Public domain. Notes Currently out of date since local government reorganisation on 1 Apr 2009. I’ll sort it out soonest.
  • District of Columbia (DC) Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) - Data Catalog

    Offsite — The District of Columbia has provided real-time data from multiple agencies to citizens, a catalyst ensuring agencies operate as more responsive, better performing organizations. Use the data catalog to subscribe to a live data feed in Atom format and access data in XML, Text/CSV, KML or ESRI Shapefile formats. Popular downloads include CJIS Juvenile Arrests and Charges, ...
  • Spain - Instituto Nacional de Estadística (National Statistics Institute)

    Offsite — About Official national statistics from Spanish government, including: Physical variables and environment Demography and population Society Economy Science and technology Agriculture Industry and construction Services A full list is at: <http://www.ine.es/en/inebmenu/indice_en.htm> Reuse [Legal notice](http://www.ine.es/legalnotice.htm) says material is ...
  • EU Budget

    Offsite — About EU Budget for years 2003 to present available in HTML at: <http://eur-lex.europa.eu/budget/www/index-en.htm> Information from 2000-2007 available in XLS at: <http://ec.europa.eu/budget/library/publications/fin_reports/fin_report_07_data.xls> Openness Free to be re-used as long as attribution is given. The [Copyright ...
  • Meta Package for Network Related Datasets

    Offsite — Description This is a meta-package: i.e. a listing of other packages and/or material to add to CKAN. del.icio.us tag: ckan toadd network Material to Process <http://cdg.columbia.edu/uploads/datasets/celegans_raw_data> Canada Geospatial Data Infrastructure Roads inventory content – all in GML. Reference info here: <http://www.ogcnetwork.net/node/225> Listings: ...
  • France - Budget de l&#x27;État

    Offsite — About Budget information from 1996 to present. Reuse page says no reproduction is permitted without permission: > Copie de pages de site : Toute copie de pages du site doit avoir obtenu l’autorisation du directeur de la publication et mentionner le copyright du ministère. > Création de liens avec le site : Elle est libre. Nous vous demandons simplement d’en ...
  • Austria - Bundesministerium für Finanzen - Budget

    Offsite — About Austrian budget data from 2003 to present. <http://www.bmf.gv.at/Budget/Budget20072008/Budgetbericht_2007_2008Web.pdf> <http://www.bmf.gv.at/Budget/Budget20072008/Budgetbericht_2007_2008Web.pdf> <http://www.parlinkom.gv.at/PG/DE/XXII/I/I_00830/imfname_035999.pdf> <http://www.bmf.gv.at/Budget/Budget2005/budgetbericht_05.pdf> ...
  • Ireland - Department of Finance - Budget Documents

    Offsite — About Budget documents from 1996 to present: <http://www.budget.gov.ie/prevbudgets.html> Format Range of formats. Earlier years in DOC/XLS and more recent years in PDF. Access No bulk download facility. Openness [Re-use of Public Sector Information](http://www.finance.gov.ie/viewdoc.asp?DocID=4223&CatID=60&StartDate=1+January+2006&m=) page states: > All ...
  • Germany - Bundesministerium der Finanzen - Budget

    Offsite — About German Federal Budget from 2007 to present in PDF format. [2008-2012](http://www.bundesfinanzministerium.de/nn_67914/DE/Wirtschaft__und__Verwaltung/Finanz__und__Wirtschaftspolitik/Bundeshaushalt/Bundeshaushalt__2009/Finanzplan__08__012,templateId=raw,property=publicationFile.pdf) ...
  • Statistics Estonia

    Offsite — About Lots of material available in various formats. Topics include: Economy Agriculture Communications Construction Economic units Energy Finance Financial statistics of enterprises Fishing Foreign trade Forestry Hunting Industry Information technology Internal trade National accounts Prices Real estate Science. Technology. Innovation Service ...
  • Netherlands - National Financial Annual Report

    Offsite — About National Financial Annual Reports in PDF format from 2005 to present. Reuse No information on terms of reuse found.
  • Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic - Public Finance

    Offsite — About Budget and other economic information from Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic in RTF documents. Reuse Not clear.
  • Finland - Valtiovarainministeriö - Budget

    Offsite — About Budget information for Finland from 2003 to present. In PDF format. Full budget is published, but only in Finnish or Swedish: <http://193.208.71.163/indox/tae/index.html> Reuse No information about re-use. [About](http://www.vm.fi/vm/en/06_about_this_site.jsp) page says: > Under the Finnish Copyright Act (404/1961) and later amendments thereto, copyright to ...
  • Eurostat - Government Finance Statistics (GFS) Data

    Offsite — About From website: > The GFS template tables show, in an integrated way, government revenue, government expenditure, government deficit, transactions in assets, transactions in liabilities, other economic flows, and balance sheets. This presentation is similar to that of business accounting where the profit and loss and the balance sheet are presented together and ...
  • Netherlands - Plaatsen, postcodes, straten en geo-coördinaten database

    Offsite — About Postcodes for the Netherlands. Access Downloads are available from: <http://kvdb.net/projects/6pp/> Including: List of places (CSV): <http://6pp.kvdb.net/exports/cities.csv> List of places (XLS): <http://6pp.kvdb.net/exports/cities.xls> List of 4PP postcodes (CSV): <http://6pp.kvdb.net/exports/4pp.csv> List of 4PP postcodes (XLS): ...
  • Italy - Documento di Programmazione Economica e Finanziaria - Budget

    Offsite — About Budget information in PDF format from 1998 to present. Reuse Permission must be sought for commercial reproduction. [Copyright](http://www.tesoro.it/note/) note says: > Per fini di lucro è consentito utilizzare, copiare e distribuire i documenti e le relative immagini disponibili su questo sito solo dietro permesso scritto (o egualmente valido a fini ...
  • Portugal - Ministério das Finanças e da Administração Pública - Budget

    Offsite — About Budget information and other economic information in PDF format – from 2007 to present. Reuse No information found.
  • Poland - Ministry of Finance - Budget

    Offsite — About Ministry of Finance. Variety of material. Not clear where information related to budget is. Some financial and economic data in XLS and PDF is available at: <http://www.stat.gov.pl/gus/podmioty_gospodarcze_ENG_HTML.htm> <http://www.stat.gov.pl/gus/rachunki_narodowe_ENG_HTML.htm> Reuse Legal information/terms of re-use not clear.
  • Wikitravel

    Offsite — About > Wikitravel is a project to create a free, complete, up-to-date, and reliable worldwide travel guide. So far we have 21,151 destination guides and other articles written and edited by Wikitravellers from around the globe. Check out the Help page to see how you can edit any page right now, or the Project page for more information about Wikitravel and getting ...
  • Sweden - Statistiska centralbyrån - National Statistics

    Offsite — About Collection of national statistics, including: Agriculture, forestry and fishery Business activities Culture and leisure Democracy Education and research Energy Environment Financial markets Health and medical care Household finances Housing, construction and building Information technology Judicial system Labour market Living conditions National ...
  • Statistical Machine Translation - Europarl Parallel Corpus

    Offsite — About Overview: > The Europarl parallel corpus is extracted from the proceedings of the European Parliament. It includes versions in 11 European languages: Romanic (French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese), Germanic (English, Dutch, German, Danish, Swedish), Greek and Finnish. > The goal of the extraction and processing was to generate sentence aligned text for ...
  • EU Tenders Electronic Daily (TED)

    No Data — From [website](http://ted.europa.eu/Exec?Template=TED/editorial_page.htm&DataFlow=ShowPage.dfl&StatLang=EN): > TED (Tenders Electronic Daily) is the online version of the ‘Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union’, dedicated to European public procurement. > TED provides free access to business opportunities. It is updated five times a week with ...
  • Sweden - Ministry of Finance - Budget

    Offsite — About Budget Statements from 2001 to present. Reuse No obvious link to copyright/legal statement or terms of re-use.
  • Hungary - Ministry of Finance - Budget

    Offsite — About Budget information in mix of HTML pages, XLS and DOC files. Ranges from 2003 to present. Reuse Noncommercial reproduction permitted with attribution. [Copyright page](http://www2.pm.gov.hu/web/home.nsf/frames/copyrightE) says that: > The documents on the Ministry of Finance’s home page such as publications, analyses and studies are permitted to use only ...
  • Données statistiques thématiques

    Offsite — About Statistics on the Brussels region. Openness Seems to be restricted to personal use. The [legal information](http://www.bruxelles.irisnet.be/fr/navigation_du_bas/informations_legales.shtml) page states: > 3.1 Conformément aux dispositions de la loi du 30 juin 1994 relative au droit d’auteur et aux droits voisins, vous avez le droit de télécharger et de ...
  • EC - Register of interest representatives

    Offsite — About Overview: > By opening this voluntary Register, in the context of the European Transparency Initiative, the European Commission wishes to let citizens know which general or specific interests are influencing the decision-making process of the European Institutions and the resources mobilized to that end. Registrants have the opportunity to demonstrate their ...
  • The JMdict (Japanese-Multilingual Dictionary) project

    Offsite — About Overview: > The JMdict (Japanese-Multilingual Dictionary) project has at its aim the compilation of a multilingual lexical database with Japanese as the pivot language. The project began in 1999 as an offshoot of the EDICT Japanese-English Electronic Dictionary project. It involved a major rebuild of the main files, with a more complex structure using XML. > ...
  • EU CONSILIUM - Council Minutes

    Offsite — About Minutes from the Council of the European Union from 1999 to present. Downloading No bulk download. Material is available in PDF format via a web interface. Openness Consulium [copyright page](http://www.consilium.europa.eu/showPage.aspx?name=copyright&lang=EN&id=1) says: > © Council of the European Union. Reproduction is authorised, provided the ...