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The Open Data, Open Society report is now online

Jan 14, 2011, 20:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marco Fioretti)

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"This report is the first output of a research project about openness of public data in EU local administrations. The full report was finished in October 2010, is released under a Creative Commons cc-by license and can be freely downloaded from the web site of the DIME project or from Sant'Anna school. The report is also integrally republished here, split in separate pages with comments open to anonymous readers, in order to facilitate as much as possible feedback and discussion on each single part (but please do check the notes to readers first!).

"This page only contains the introduction to the report. Please follow the links in the Table of Contents below to reach the other pages.

"Goals and structure of this report

"The report discusses the current and potential role, in a truly open society, of raw Public Sector Information (PSI) that is really open, that is fully accessible and reusable by everybody. The general characteristics of PSI and the conclusions are based on previous studies and on the analysis of current examples both from the European Union and the rest of the world."

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