Collection Items

  • Collection
    Simple English Wikipedia
    Simplewiki
    The dataset is composed of the content of Simple Wikipedia including articles and revision history in XML. The XML dumps are in a Export format and compressed in bzip2 and .7z formats; while SQL dumps are in mysqldump https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Data_dumps
    • Contributor: Wikimedia Foundation
    • Date: 2003
  • Software, E-Resource
    Dataset of National Endowment for the Humanities grants, 1980-1989
    NEH grants dataset, 1980-1989
    "Information about NEH grants is contained in the files named NEH_Grantsxxxxx.zip. These files are broken into decades. The data is described in the file NEH_GrantsDictionary.pdf. Note that Metadata for grants that antedate the NEH electronic grants management system is sparser than that for more recent grants. The XML files for grants are available in two formats: one with hierarchical XML (a grant may have...
    • Contributor: National Endowment for the Humanities
    • Date: 2019-01-01
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription dataset from "the crystal: a record of visions and conferences with the in-dwellers of the spirit world" by Frederick Hockley, Harry Houdini Collection, Rare Book and Special Collection Division
    By the People transcription campaign title: Seers, spiritualists, and the spirit work : the experiments of Frederick Hockley | Crystal : a record of visions and conferences with the in-dwellers of the spirit world : transcription dataset
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 4,656 images from the "the crystal : a record of visions and conferences with the in-dwellers of the spirit world” created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign Seers, Spiritualists, and the Spirit World: The experiments of Frederick Hockley. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription...
    • Contributor: Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) - Hockley, Frederick - By the People (Program)
    • Date: 2023
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription dataset from the World War II Rumor Project, American Folklife Center
    By the People transcription campaign title : information and disinformation : the World War II rumor project
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 9,189 images from the World War II Rumor Project Collection digital collection created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign Information and Disinformation: The World War II Rumor Project. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription and review process, volunteer-created tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata...
    • Contributor: By the People (Program)
    • Date: 2022
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription dataset from the William A. Gladstone Afro-American military collection, Manuscript Division
    By the People transcription campaign title : Brothers in arms : the Gladstone Afro-American military collection
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 3,097 images from the William A. Gladstone Afro-American Military Collection created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign Brothers in Arms: The Gladstone Afro-American Military Collection. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription and review process, volunteer-created tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata representing the arrangement...
    • Contributor: Gladstone, William A. - By the People (Program)
    • Date: 2022
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription dataset from the Mary Church Terrell Papers, Manuscript Division
    By the People transcription campaign title : Mary Church Terrell : advocate for African Americans and women
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 24,936 images from the Mary Church Terrell Papers created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign Mary Church Terrell: Advocate for African Americans and Women. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription and review process, volunteer-created tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata representing the arrangement of...
    • Contributor: Terrell, Mary Church - By the People (Program)
    • Date: 2018
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription dataset from the George Washington Papers, Manuscript Division
    By the People transcription campaign title : Ordinary Lives in George Washington's Papers
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 593 images from the George Washington Papers digital collection created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program, By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign, Ordinary Lives in George Washington's Papers. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription and review process, volunteer-created tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata representing the arrangement of the items...
    • Contributor: By the People (Program) - Washington, George
    • Date: 2023
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription datasets from the Samuel J. Gibson Diary and Correspondence, Manuscript Division
    By the People transcription campaign title : This Hell-upon-earth of a prison : Samuel J. Gibson's Andersonville Diary
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 90 images from the Samuel J. Gibson Diary and Correspondence created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign, "This Hell-upon-earth of a Prison": Samuel J. Gibson's Andersonville Diary. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription and review process, volunteer-created tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata representing...
    • Contributor: Gibson, Samuel J. - By the People (Program)
    • Date: 2020
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription dataset from the George S. Patton papers - diaries, Manuscript Division
    By the People transcription campaign title : War diaries of George S. Patton
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 3,281 images from the George S. Patton Papers: Diaries digital collection created by staff transcribers through the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) staff campaign War Diaries of George S. Patton. It contains text created through a transcription and review process, tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata representing the arrangement of the items...
    • Contributor: By the People (Program) - Patton, George S. (George Smith)
    • Date: 2021
  • Software, E-Resource
    Dataset from tribal leaders directory
    Tribal leaders directory
    "The Tribal Leaders Directory provides contact information for each federally recognized tribe. The electronic, map based, interactive directory also provides information about each BIA region and agency that provides services to a specific tribe. Additionally, the directory provides contact information for Indian Affairs leadership."--Directory website. Available in three formats: CSV, JSON, and XML. Archived by the Library of Congress May 2019. Description based on...
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Date: 2016-01-01
  • Book/Printed Material
    Gateway National Recreation Area Sandy Hook Unit, Fort Hancock, Mess Hall Building #58, Monmouth County, New Jersey : historic structure report
    Mess Hall Building #58, Fort Hancock, New Jersey, Sandy Hook Unit, Gateway National Recreation Area : historic structure report | Mess Hall Building #58, Fort Hancock, Gateway National Recreation Area
    "March 2011." "Prepared for National Park Service Denver Service Center." Appendix D, Historical photographs, and appendix G, Historical documents, appear on the accompanying CD-ROMs. Includes bibliographical references (p. 176-178). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service. Northeast Region - John Milner Associates - United States. National Park Service. Denver Service Center
    • Date: 2011-01-01
  • Software, E-Resource
    Transcription datasets from Rosa Parks Papers, Manuscript Division
    By the People transcription campaign title : Rosa Parks : in her own words
    This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 1,769 images from the Rosa Parks Papers created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign, Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription and review process, volunteer-created tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata representing the arrangement of the items in the...
    • Contributor: Parks, Rosa - By the People (Program)
    • Date: 2021
  • Book/Printed Material
    Archaeological investigations at the last Spanish colonial mission established on the Texas frontier : Nuestra Señora del Refugio (41RF1), Refugio County, Texas
    Nuestra Señora del Refugio (41RF1), Refugio County, Texas
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. "Texas Antiquities Committee Permit No. 2025." Accompanying disc contains appendices A-N. Vol. 2 by Lee Meadows Jantz ... et al. Includes bibliographical references. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
    • Contributor: Mauldin, Raymond P. - Hard, Robert Jarratt - Bousman, C. Britt - Jantz, Lee Meadows - Texas Antiquities Committee - Tennis, Cynthia L.
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Book/Printed Material
    Cultural landscape report, historic structure report and environmental assessment : Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield, Wisconsin : light stations of Michigan Island, Outer Island, Devils Island, Long Island and Sand Island
    Apostle Islands National Lakeshore :
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. "July 2011." "NPS D-633/106,232"--V. 1, p. 208. "Prepared for the National Park Service." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service - Anderson Hallas Architects, Pc
    • Date: 2011-01-01
  • Book/Printed Material
    Geophysical investigations of four suspected pioneer grave locations along the Oregon and California National Historic Trails, Marshall and Pottawatomie counties, Kansas Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Appendices A through E appear in CD-ROM format. Includes bibliographical references (p. 61-71).
    • Contributor: Nickel, Robert K. - Midwest Archeological Center (U.S.) - De Vore, Steven Leroy
    • Date: 2003
  • Map
    Project Linework Dataset includes data files (Shapefile, GeoJSON, Adobe Illustrator files, zipped). Digital handcrafted vector linework files for cartographic use in multiple aesthetic styles. This dataset includes the following styles: 1981, Angular, charmingly inaccurate, Elmer Casual, Geo-Metro, Geomotional, Liana, Moriarty Hand, Times Approximate, Twenty Seven, Wargames, and Weekend Update. Title from dataset website, viewed May 7, 2023.
    • Contributor: Elmer, Martin E. - Adkins, Jonah - Moriarty, Dylan - McClendon, Dennis - Maarel, Hans Van Der - Bennett, Sarah - Huffman, Daniel P.
    • Date: 2019
  • Map
    Cshapes 2.0 Title from title screen (viewed on November 20, 2023). Dataset includes data files (CSV, Shapefile, GeoJSON, SQL). CShapes 2.0 maps the borders and capitals of independent states and dependent territories from 1886 to 2019.
    • Contributor: Center for Comparative and International Studies (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • Map
    HydroLAKES HydroLAKES contains shoreline polygons of all global lakes with a surface area of at least 10 hectares. HydroLAKES has been developed using a suite of auxiliary data sources of lake polygons and gridded lake surface areas. The global coverage of HydroLAKES encompasses 1.4 million individual lakes or reservoirs representing a total surface area of 2.67 million km², a total shoreline length of 7.2 million...
    • Contributor: Messager, M. L.
    • Date: 2016
  • Map
    Population : estimated total number of people per grid-cell at a resolution of 1 km
    WorldPop unconstrained global population mosaics
    Twenty-one geoTIFFs with accompanying PDF files. Each geoTIFF covers a year from 2000-2020. PDF states citation and license information for each TIF.
    • Contributor: University of Louisville. Department of Geography and Geosciences - Université De Namur - Center for International Earth Science Information Network - University of Southampton. School of Geography - Columbia University
  • Map
    COVID-19 data repository This is the data repository for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Visual Dashboard operated by the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering (JHU CSSE). Also, supported by ESRI Living Atlas Team and the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab (JHU APL). The complete list of data sources used in the dataset since Juanary 21, 2020, is found on the GitHub page. Each...
    • Contributor: Johns Hopkins University. Applied Physics Laboratory - Johns Hopkins University. Center for Systems Science and Engineering
    • Date: 2020
  • Map
    Geoboundaries Comprehensive Global Administrative Zones (CGAZ) : geoBoundaries The CGAZ dataset provides single-file integrations of all international boundaries at three different geographic scales, ADM0 (Country Boundaries), ADM1 (States) and ADM2 (Municipalities). Polygon gaps are filled and polygon edges are simplified. Contested areas are defined using US Department of State definitions.
    • Contributor: College of William & Mary. Geospatial Evaluation and Observation Lab
    • Date: 2021
  • Map
    Global Bioenergy Power Tracker This is a worldwide dataset of utility-scale bioenergy power facilities which includes bioenergy units with capacities of 30 megawatts (MW) or more. It includes the name, capacity, fuel types, operating status, operator information, and start date. Each facility is identified geographically using latitude and longitude, including a column describing the location accuracy. City, local area, major area, state/province, subregion, and region information is also...
    • Contributor: Global Energy Monitor
    • Date: 2023
  • Map
    Global hydropower tracker This is a world-wide dataset of hydropower facilities with 75 megawatts or more. It includes operating, announced, pre-construction, under construction, and shelved units. Each facility is identified geographically using latitude and longitude, including a column describing the location accuracy. City, local area, major area, state/province, subregion, and region information is also included where available.
    • Contributor: Global Energy Monitor
    • Date: 2023
  • Map
    HydroWASTE HydroWASTE is a global database of 58,502 wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) and their characteristics. This database was developed by combining national and regional datasets with auxiliary information to derive or complete missing characteristics, including the amount of people served, the flow rate of effluents, and the level of treatment of processed wastewater.
    • Contributor: Ehalt Macedo, H. (Heloisa)
    • Date: 2021
  • Software, E-Resource
    Datasets from Office of Coast Survey wrecks and obstructions database
    Wrecks and obstructions datasets
    "The Office of Coast Survey's Wrecks and Obstructions database contains information on the identified submerged wrecks and obstructions within the U.S. maritime boundaries. The data includes the position of each feature (latitude and longitude) along with a brief description. Information to populate the database comes from what is currently available on the electronic navigational chart (ENC) and Coast Survey's Automated Wrecks and Obstructions Information...
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Coast Survey
    • Date: 2018-01-01