9 datasets
  • Avoiding Mass Extinctions Engine

    Offsite — About AMEE is a neutral aggregation platform to measure and track all the energy data in the world. This includes aggregating every emission factor and methodology related to CO2 and Energy Assessments, and all the consumption data (fuel, water, waste, quantitative and qualitative factors) of everything. It is a web-service (API) that combines measurement, ...
  • National Land and Property Gazetteer

    Offsite — Description From main site: > The NLPG is the first, definitive, national address list that provides unique identification of properties across England and Wales and conforms to the British Standard, BS 7666. Local government, and potentially the public and private sectors, can link their information systems to this high-quality source of addresses and accurate ...
  • 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 ...
  • Querying Wikipedia like a Database

    Offsite — Description From the front page: > “DBpedia.org is a community effort to extract structured information from Wikipedia and to make this information available on the Web. DBpedia allows you to ask sophisticated queries against Wikipedia and to link other datasets on the Web to Wikipedia data.”
  • District of Colombia Data Catalog

    Offsite — List of datasets made available online in convenient way by Washington DC’s Office of Chief Technology Officer. From the main page: > For years the District of Columbia has provided public access to city operational data through the Internet. Now the District provides real-time data from multiple agencies to citizens, a catalyst ensuring agencies operate as more ...
  • Planning Alerts Planning Applications Database

    Offsite — UK Planning Application data from a variety of councils across the UK. More information plus as full up-to-date list of councils covered can be found at: <http://www.planningalerts.com/about.php>
  • 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 ...
  • Research Papers in Economics

    Offsite — Openness: NOT OPEN license: Restricts commercial use potentially. See <http://repec.org/docs/RePEcDataUse.html>. details: “You do not charge for it or include it in a service or product that is not free of charge.”
  • Bibsonomy - A blue social bookmark and publication sharing system

    Offsite — Description From front page: > BibSonomy is a system for sharing bookmarks and lists of literature. When discovering a bookmark or a publication on the web, you can store it on our server. You can add tags to your entry to retrieve it more easily. This is very similar to the bookmarks/favorites that you store within your browser. The advantage of BibSonomy is that ...