Type of work: Policy Briefing, Position Paper
Categories:e-Government | Information Society | Open Access
★ Available on the web (whatever format) but with an open licence, to be Open Data.
★★ Available as machine-readable structured data (e.g. excel instead of image scan of a table).
★★★ as (2) plus non-proprietary format (e.g. CSV instead of excel).
★★★★ All the above plus, Use open standards from W3C (RDF and SPARQL) to identify things, so that people can point at your stuff.
★★★★★ All the above, plus: Link your data to other people’s data to provide context.