Tools

The ODI has a toolbox full of tools to help you publish open data.

Here’s a collection of other tools that can help you work with data.

ToolSupplierURLCategoryComments
Open Data CertificatesOpen Data Institute certificates.theodi.orgQuality Publishing Check
CSVLint (beta)Open Data Institute csvlint.ioValidate Tabular Data
Comma Chameleon (alpha)Open Data Institute http://comma-chameleon.ioValidate Tabular Data
Open Data PathwayOpen Data Institute pathway.theodi.orgOpen Data Practice Assessment
OctopubOpen Data Institute octopub.ioPublish Open Data
BothanOpen Data Institute bothan.ioVisualisation
ArcGISEsrihttp://www.arcgis.com/features/Mapping
ArcGIS Open DataEsrihttp://www.arcgis.com/features/Data Portal
Story MapsEsrihttp://storymaps.arcgis.com/en/Map Visualisations
Open RefineCommunity Supportedhttp://openrefine.orgData Wrangling
RStudioRStudiohttps://www.rstudio.com/Data AnalysisBurgR Brisbane Users of R Group
Tableau PublicTableauhttps://public.tableau.com/s/VisualisationBrisbane Meetup Group
DataseedDataseed Ltddataseed.comVisualisation
DataPackagist (alpha)Open Knowledge http://datapackagist.okfnlabs.orgSchema Creation
GoodTablesOpen Knowledge http://goodtables.okfnlabs.orgValidate Tabular Data
SwaggerCommunity Supportedhttp://swagger.ioAPI Documentation
CKANCommunity Supportedhttp://ckan.orgData Portal
Open DataSocratahttps://www.socrata.comData Portal
OpenDataSoftPeclethttp://www.peclet.com.auData Portal
CSV MetaData Editor Vienna Universityhttp://data.wu.ac.at/csvengine/csvm/editorSchema Creation
View Data (beta)MacroGIShttp://www.viewdata.ioMapping
Google Public Data ExplorerGooglehttps://support.google.com/publicdata/answer/1100640?hl=en/Visualisation
Facilitation Tools for Data ProjectsDevelopment Impact and Youhttp://diytoolkit.org/mapping-it-out-facilitation-tools-for-data-projectsWorkshop Facilitation

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