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The View on Open Data and Data Journalism: Cases, Educational Resources and Current Trends

Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-12580-0_4

Volume 436 of the book series Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS)
Cite this paper as:
Radchenko I., Sakoyan A. (2014) The View on Open Data and Data Journalism: Cases, Educational Resources and Current Trends. In: Ignatov D., Khachay M., Panchenko A., Konstantinova N., Yavorsky R. (eds) Analysis of Images, Social Networks and Texts. AIST 2014. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 436. Springer, Cham

Abstract

This article describes trends of open data development and a new discipline, which was formed largely due to the fact that the data have become available and open on the Internet. The authors provide a brief overview of the main directions in the development of open data and data journalism: educational projects, interaction with the community of developers using data management platforms, development of business community on open data basis. The article also discusses Russian educational projects dealing with open data and data journalism.

Keywords

Open data Open government data Data journalism Open educational resources Data expeditions Open government 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ITMO UniversityMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Russian Analytical Publications Polit.ruMoscowRussia