Open Data Handbook

Guides, case studies and resources for government & civil society on the “what, why & how” of open data.

Open Data Guide
This guide discusses the legal, social and technical aspects of open data. It can be used by anyone but is especially designed for those seeking to open up data. It discusses why to go open, what open is, and the how to ‘open’ data.

Value Stories
Use cases, stories and case studies highlighting the social and economic value, the impact and the varied applications of open data from cities and countries across the globe.

Resource Library
A curated collection of open data resources, including articles, longer publications, how to guides, presentations and videos, produced by the global open data community.