at Ten and the OPEN Government Data Act

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

Duplicate Entries Removed from Catalog

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

USAID Announces Launch of New Improved Data Repository

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched a new, improved data repository to make better use of the valuable Agency-funded data being gathered from all over the world. The Development Data Library (DDL) is USAID’s publicly available repository … Continued Catalog Update

The heart of is the catalog . The catalog brings together datasets from hundreds of agency sources across the federal government and from 50 non-federal sources. Metadata for datasets that are available to the public are maintained by the … Continued

Check out’s new Metrics Page recently updated its Metrics page to provide greater detail and transparency to the progress of the catalog. is primarily a metadata catalog, providing information about, and links to, open datasets made available by federal agencies and participating … Continued