Just in time for our upcoming workshops a new version of CKAN (v0.7) is ready. It provides some major improvements including:

  • Convert to use SQLAlchemy and vdm v0.3 (v. major)
  • Atom/RSS feed for Recent Changes
  • Package search via name and title
  • Tag lists show number of associated packages

The CKAN code is available from:

The data is available from:

We’ve now over 300 packages — with more than 150 of these added this year. If you come across a large dataset or substantial collection, please consider registering it on CKAN!

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Rufus Pollock is Founder and President of Open Knowledge.