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Final Product Post (ESDS) – DOAP

DOAP Header VALUE Unique Project Tag mimasld Full name of project Mimas Linked Data (ESDS) Short project description Mimas aims to increase expertise gained in dealing with Linked Data, fully engage with other initiatives in this area and to make … Continue reading

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Final Product Post (ESDS) – Table of Contents

The following are the blog posts relating to this ESDS work package of the project. About us and our aims Aims, Objectives, Outcomes of Mimas Linked Data project (MimasLD) Wider Benefits to Sector & Achievements for Host Institution IPR (Creative Commons Use … Continue reading

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Final Product Post (ESDS) – The World Development Indicators as Linked Data

The World Bank World Development Indicators are widely recognised as the most authoritative and comprehensive source of data on international development.  The data cover all countries for the period 1960-present. ESDS International is making the WDI dataset available as Linked … Continue reading

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Final Product Post (ESDS) – Reusable Components

In this final blog post for the ESDS work package of the MimasLD project we have detailed the most reusable parts of the project. World Development Indicators as Linked Data Our first output, as detailed in this blog post, is … Continue reading

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Final Product Post (ESDS) – The SDMX to RDF Process

This blog post explains in detail the technical process we used to convert SDMX-ML data to RDF for exposure to the web of Linked Data.  For the background information about the project and datasets we are using please see this … Continue reading

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ESDS Update

Using SDMX The World Development Indicators (WDI) dataset that we are converting to RDF is already prepared in SDMX-ML Compact format.   A dataset described in SDMX-ML format will have at least two XML files, a data file and a … Continue reading

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Census Aggregate Linked Data

As part of the CAIRD II project our colleagues in the Census Dissemination Unit (CDU) have been working to make census aggregate data and metadata available as RDF.  As with the work we are doing at ESDS, the CAIRD II … Continue reading

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