Providing Linked Data: Checklist

Creating Linked Data

  • Are all the relevant entities/concepts were effectively extracted from the raw data? 
  • Are all of the URI you have created dereferenceable?
  • Are you reusing terms from widely accepted vocabularies and only invented terms when one did not already exist?

Interlinking Linked Data

  • Is the dataset linked to other RDF datasets?
  • Are the created vocabulary terms linked to other vocabularies?

Publishing Linked Data

  • Do you provide dataset metadata?
  • Do you provide information about licensing?
  • Do you provide additional access methods such as data dump or SPARQL endpoint?
  • Is the dataset registered in LD catalogs, using CKAN within an organisation or publicly via the Data Hub?