Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network

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CKAN is the Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network, a registry of open knowledge packages and projects (and a few closed ones). The CKAN software and site is developed and maintained by the Open Knowledge Foundation. Both the CKAN code and data are open: free for anyone to use and reuse.

  • Wikispecies

    Offsite — “Wikispecies is an open, free directory of species. It covers Animalia, Plantae, Fungi, Bacteria, Archaea, Protista and all other forms of life.”
  • 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 ...
  • Wiktionary

    Offsite — “Welcome to the English-language Wiktionary, a collaborative project to produce a free, multilingual dictionary with definitions, etymologies, pronunciations, sample quotations, synonyms, antonyms and translations. Wiktionary is the lexical companion to the open-content encyclopedia Wikipedia.”
  • Wordnet

    Offsite — WordNet® is a large lexical database of English, developed under the direction of George A. Miller. Nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs are grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms (synsets), each expressing a distinct concept. Synsets are interlinked by means of conceptual-semantic and lexical relations. The resulting network of meaningfully related words and concepts ...
  • World Bank - Data & Research

    Offsite — License Terms and conditions on [FAQs]( page state: “The World Bank is pleased to allow Users to visit the Site and download and copy the information, documents and materials (collectively, “Materials”) from the Site for User’s personal, non-commercial use, without any right to resell, redistribute or create derivative works therefrom, ...
  • World Population, GDP and Per Capita GDP, 1-2003 AD

    Offsite — Author Angus Maddison Openness: Not open No license Plus following statement attached to link to data: “Last update: March 2007, copyright Angus Maddison” Format xls (excel)
  • World Values Survey

    Offsite — Description Large global surveys of ‘values’ taking place every five years since 1990 described on its website as “The world’s most comprehensive investigation of Political and Socio-Cultural Change”. Openness: Semi-Open Access: download in bulk is possible as well as analysis on the website. However have to go through terms and conditions (not automatable) ...
  • 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 ...
  • Zotero

    Offsite — Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, and cite your research sources. It lives right where you do your work — in the web browser itself.