Institute for the Languages of Finland (Kotus) Digital Names Archive

The dataset contains approximately 2.3 million place name records from the place name collections gathered during a period of over 100 years in the Names Archive of the Institute for the Languages of Finland. The data can be searched and analyzed in the NameSampo service.
Date made available1 Feb 2019
PublisherSemantic Computing Research Group
Date of data production9 Mar 2018 - 31 Dec 2018

Dataset Licences

  • CC-BY-4.0
  • NameSampo: A linked open data infrastructure and workbench for toponomastic research

    Ikkala, E., Aalto, T., Tuominen, J., Ainiala, T., Hyvönen, E., Raunamaa, J. & Uusitalo, H., 6 Nov 2018, Proceedings of the 2nd ACM SIGSPATIAL Workshop on Geospatial Humanities, GeoHumanities 2018. Martins, B. & Murrieta-Flores, P. (eds.). ACM, 9 p. 2

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