Data set reference and name

Name: Crowd-sourced Public Dataset Lifecycle Ontology dataset

Metadata URI:


Maintainer: Rob Brennan

Data set description

Description: This ontology is used to describe ALIGNED project data lifecycle ontology extensions that are specific to datasets in the crowd sourced dataset domain. It is designed to model the lifecycle of crowd-sourced public datasets in the DBpedia use case within the ALIGNED H2020 project.

Usefulness: The CSPDO describes crowd-sourced dataset lifecycles.

Similar data: No known similar datasets found so far.

Re-use and integration:

Standards and metadata

Metadata description is done in Linked Data using DataID, a metadata description vocabulary based on DCAT. DMP reports are automatically generated and maintained up to date using this metadata.

Data sharing

License: CC-BY-SA 3.0

ODRL license description:

Openness: CSPDO is open and free for use.

Software necessary: CSPDO needs no additional software to be used. Complementary visualisations and tools will be provided in the scope of the project.


Archiving and preservation

Preservation: Preservation of the data set is guaranteed by archival on a dedicated archive server.

Growth: The CSPDO will be revised in M11 and M24 of the ALIGNED project.

Archive: Internal ALIGNED archive