Populated places and other geographical entities ready to use in VIVO.
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README.md

Geographic data for use in VIVO

This dataset contains information about populated places and other geographical entities ready to use in current research information system VIVO. It was created by Elena Liventsova and Christian Hauschke for use in VIVO at University of Applied Sciences and Arts Hannover, Germany. It is successfully tested with VIVO 1.6 and 1.7

German populated places

This dataset contains information about more than 7000 German populated places with more than 1000 inhabitants, including their population, geo-URI (coordinates), and links to Wikipedia and DBpedia. Data is partially derived from GeoNames.org.

German locations in VIVO

Populated Places worldwide

This dataset contains data of more than 8200 cities and towns worldwide with more than 50000 inhabitants (population, country, geo-URI (coordinates), and name of the populated place). Data is partially derived from GeoNames.org.

Locations worldwide in VIVO

States of Germany

This dataset contains information about German states, including GND-links, and labels in German. Data is partially derived from GeoNames.org.

WorldOtherTerritories

This dataset contains information about some territories with disputed status.

Data is partially derived from GeoNames.org.

Contact

Bibliothek der Hochschule Hannover

Citation:

Christian Hauschke; Elena Liventsova (2014). Geodata : Populated places for VIVO. ZENODO. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.13101