Data.gov to Discontinue CSW Service on May 1

Data.gov will be discontinuing the Catalog Service for Web (CSW) as of May 1st, 2021. You can access the same catalog of data through the Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network Application Programming Interface (CKAN API) provided by catalog.data.gov. If you have … Continued

Data.gov at Ten and the OPEN Government Data Act

This May marks the tenth anniversary of Data.gov, the federal government’s open data site. Launched by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) in May 2009 with a modest 47 datasets, Data.gov has grown to over 200,000 datasets from hundreds of … Continued

Duplicate Entries Removed from Data.gov Catalog

In the last few days, you may have noticed a significant drop in the total number of datasets displayed on the Data.gov catalog . The decrease was not due to an actual reduction in the number of datasets, but the removal … Continued