Linked Data

Update from ONS on data interoperability

Overcoming the incompatibility of statistical and geographic information systems At first glance, publishing statistical data has always appeared to sit quite nicely with the principles of data transparency. Statistics are all about taking an observation and linking it to other …

What is Linked Data

Level: introductory In the early 1990s there began to emerge a new way of using the internet to link documents together. It was called the World Wide Web. What the Web did that was fundamentally new was that it enabled …

legislation.gov.uk API

This week The National Archives launched www.legislation.gov.uk, which brings together legislation from across the UK in one place. The site contains legislation as it is originally enacted or made with the revised versions of Acts of Parliament, showing changes to …