December 1, 2015

Open Data from Canada: DataBC [British Columbia] is Now Live; First Province to Launch Open Data Portal

Direct to DataBC Web Site

From TechPresident:

The province of British Columbia launched an open data portal today called DataBC that allows users to access information about schools, geology faults, and much more. British Columbia became the first provincial government to launch an open data portal with DataBC, which has made approximately 2,500 data sets public today with plans to release more in the coming weeks and months. Users are also encouraged to request information.

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