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Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network

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http://ckan.net/

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.

  • France - INSEE - National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies

    Offsite — About French national statistics. Access Material available at: <http://www.insee.fr/en/themes/> Data Topics include: Agriculture Economic outlook Economy Education Enterprises Geography Health Income – Wages Industries – Food Industries – Construction Labour – Employment Living standards – Society National accounts – Public finances Population ...
  • France - Insee Statistiques locales

    Offsite — About French local statistics. Data No bulk download. Available in zipped XLS. Material can be access by theme or by source: <http://www.statistiques-locales.insee.fr/esl/baseTelechTheme.asp> <http://www.statistiques-locales.insee.fr/esl/baseTelechSource.asp> Openness [Legal ...
  • Free High School Science Texts

    Offsite — Description From the front page of the site: > “FHSST (Free High School Science Texts) is a project that aims to provide free science and mathematics textbooks for Grades 10 to 12 science learners in South Africa. > > Science education is about more than learning subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics… It is about learning to think and to solve problems. ...
  • FreeBase

    Offsite — Description “Freebase is an open database of the world’s information. It is built by the community and for the community—free for anyone to query, contribute to, built applications on top of, or integrate into their websites.” Openness: OPEN License: cc-by + GFDL for wikipedia derived part (large). Access: ok but no bulk (perhaps via their query engine API but ...
  • FreeBMD (Births, Marriages and Deaths)

    Offsite — Description From front page: “FreeBMD is an ongoing project, the aim of which is to transcribe the Civil Registration index of births, marriages and deaths for England and Wales, and to provide free Internet access to the transcribed records.” Openness: NOT OPEN 1. License: access for personal research purposes only. Full T&C below. 2. Access: single searches ...
  • FreeDict

    Offsite — About Summary from [SourceForge page](http://sourceforge.net/projects/freedict/): > Free translating dictionaries. The data is kept as XML complying to the TEI DTD. This enables to include features such as phonetics, part of speech and etymology information in a project independent format. Access/Re-use Fully open. From the [project ...
  • FSI Language Courses

    Offsite — About From website: > Welcome to fsi-language-courses.com, the home for language courses developed by the Foreign Service Institute. These courses were developed by the United States government and are in the public domain. > This site is dedicated to making these language courses freely available in an electronic format. This site is not affiliated in any way with ...
  • GenBank - NIH genetic sequence database

    Offsite — Description From the main page: > GenBank® is the NIH genetic sequence database, an annotated collection of all publicly available DNA sequences (Nucleic Acids Research, 2008 Jan;36(Database issue):D25-30). There are approximately 85,759,586,764 bases in 82,853,685 sequence records in the traditional GenBank divisions and 108,635,736,141 bases in 27,439,206 sequence ...
  • GEneral Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus

    Offsite — A thesaurus in 20+ languages for terms related to the environment and environmental data. Published by the European Environment Agency. Available in RDF without reuse constraints.
  • General Social Survey

    Offsite — Description From website: > The GSS contains a standard ‘core’ of demographic and attitudinal questions, plus topics of special interest. Many of the core questions have remain unchanged since 1972 to facilitate time trend studies as well as replication of earlier findings. The GSS takes the pulse of America, and is a unique and valuable resource. It has tracked the ...
  • GeoCommons

    Offsite — Description Geocommons is a website for uploading and visualizing datasets with a geospatial component (so they can be plotted on a map). Focus is on visualization rather than the data with tagline: “Explore, Create and Share Intelligent Maps and Geographic Data” Openness: PASS- License: all datasets licensed under cc by-sa 3.0 Access: data provided in kml or ...
  • 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.
  • GeoNames

    Offsite — The geonames.org geographical database is available for download free of charge under a creative commons attribution license. It contains over eight million geographical names and consists of 6.3 million unique features whereof 2.2 million populated places and 1.8 million alternate names. All features are categorized into one out of nine feature classes and further ...
  • 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) ...
  • Germany - Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland - Statistics

    Offsite — About German Federal statistics site. Data Topics include: Earnings and labour costs Labour market National accounts Population Prices Openness Open. [Imprint](http://www.destatis.de/jetspeed/portal/cms/Sites/destatis/Internet/EN/Navigation/TopNav/Impressum.psml) page says: > Unless the copyright statement for the relevant product / internet page contains ...
  • Given Name Frequency Project

    Offsite — Quite a bit of data is available for download but only individually (not in a single file). According to web page have have: > * GINAP – code to standardize given names and correct common problems in name samples. Such standardization is an important step in analysis of given names. > * Popular given names, US 1801 to 1999 – a collection of sets of standardized female ...
  • Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN)

    Offsite — About data Temperature mean, max and min for 5×5 grid over all of the earth: > The Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN-Monthly) data base contains historical temperature, precipitation, and pressure data for thousands of land stations worldwide. The period of record varies from station to station, with several thousand extending back to 1950 and several ...
  • Government Information Locator Service

    Offsite — From <http://www.gpoaccess.gov/gils/about.html> > The Government Information Locator Service (GILS) is an effort to identify, locate, and describe publicly available Federal information resources, including electronic information resources. GILS records identify public information resources within the Federal Government, describe the information available in these ...
  • GovTrack.us U.S Congress Legislative Data

    Offsite — U.S. Congress data including all Members of Congress since the beginning of the United States, legislative data including bills, sponsorship, roll call votes since around 1990.
  • Grand Dictionnaire Terminologique

    Offsite — Official translations of technical terminology. From the Office of the French Language. No obvious way to download the source.