Learn More: LD Datasets and Services

LD Datasets and Services
Library Linked Data (LLD)

Web services for Library Linked Data (LLD) (general information): http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/Web_services_on_LLD

OCLC Data Sets and Services: http://www.oclc.org/data/data-sets-services.en.html

Authorities and Vocabularies Data Services

Library of Congress Linked Data Service: http://id.loc.gov/

British Library Data Services: http://www.bl.uk/bibliographic/dataterms.html

Archives Linked Data datasets

LOCAH Linked Archives Hub: http://data.archiveshub.ac.uk

Geographic Information Datasets

GeoNames: http://www.geonames.org

Music and Media Datasets

MusicBrainz (RDF conversion of the PostgreSQL database dumps): http://thedatahub.org/dataset/data-incubator-musicbrainz,http://musicbrainz.org/doc/MusicBrainz_Database

Linked Movie Database: http://linkedmdb.org/

Open Media Database: http://www.omdb.org/movie

MusicMoz: http://musicmoz.org/xml/

• Discogs: http://www.discogs.com/developers/

• Moseley Folk Festival: http://moseley.dataincubator.org/.html

Musopen: http://musopen.org/

• International Music Score Library Project: http://imslp.org/wiki/Main_Page

MusicNet Codex: http://musicnet.mspace.fm/

Music and Media Data Services

DBTune.org: Access to music-related structured data, including:
• Jamendo (large repository of CC-licensed music, based in France)
• Magnatune (independent music label)
• BBC John Peel Sessions (John Peel = DJ of BBC Radio 1; Radio 1 recordings of bands)
• Chord symbol service (OM RAS2 chord ontology)
• Audioscrobbler data (your last 10 played tracks, Last.fm)
• MusicBrainz data
• BBC playcount data (linking BBC Programmes and MusicBrainz data)
• Echonest Analyze (analyzes music and writing about music), see also Echoprint application: http://echoprint.me/
• Henry (signal processing workflows, content-based data)

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