The last release of data.bnf.fr consists of all validated authority data from the main catalogue and their related links to bibliographic records.
RDF data is now available also in JSON-LD. Besides the date of creation or update of the records has been added.
A new querying service interface has been deployed for data.bnf.fr. Sample requests are displayed on the homepage to foster testings.
The latest release provides 890 000 pages about authors (persons and organizations). This includes all the existing organizations described in the main catalogue, and all the authors that have published a document in 2014. Data.bnf.fr therefore contains:
This new version also provides 17 500 links between themes and places, using a refined algorithm to create them
This release provides over 600 000 pages about authors, over 7 millions of documents, and new links to BnF virtual exhibitions.
Besides RDF data now also provides:
Since July 2014, data.bnf.fr contains :
This site, which has been available online since July 2011, is continuously being developed and undergoes regular updates.
The version currently displayed is Version of data.bnf.fr, posted online on April 2015.
How to retrieve data from data.bnf.fr: download the data.bnf.fr dump file as of April 2015.