Linked Data @ VU

Welcome to This page lists a number of linked open datasets and related services hosted by the Semantic Web groups of VU University Amsterdam

While you are around, why not have a look at our work on the analysis of the Web of Data?


Dutch Case Law

Official case law dataset of the Netherlands Council of the Judiciary (at


Integrated Public Service Vocabulary (IPSV, 2006) and Medical Subject Headings (MeSH, 2006) in SKOS


SKOS representation of the RAMEAU book indexing vocabulary, maintained by the French National Library (BnF)

WordNet 3.0

An RDF version of Wordnet 3.0

Amsterdam Museum

Data from the Amsterdam Museum published as Linked Open Data

Europeana Semantic Layer

The Europeana Semantic Layer hosts a number of datasets converted and made public in the context of the EuropeanaConnect project

Verrijkt Koninkrijk

The VK Semantic Layer links the seminal work "The Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Second World War" to the Web of Data, using SKOS vocabularies as stepping stones


GoogleArt Wrapper

- also referenced on CKAN

EventSeer Wrapper

This wrapper generates Linked Data versions of the data present on