To foster the reuse of the metadata that’s printed in Europeana, our provide contains compressed zip recordsdata containing the metadata of all objects in Europeana’s repository available for bulk obtain. These recordsdata are generated on Sunday night every week utilizing our harvesting resolution, which ensures that the info is as up-to-date as potential whereas ensuring our harvesting service is working as anticipated.
FTP itemizing and file construction
All of the recordsdata can be found in our FTP server at ftp://download.europeana.eu/dataset/. You’ll be able to connect with an FTP server by utilizing software program applications like FileZilla, or you may connect with an FTP server as a Shared Network Location or utilizing the Command Immediate.
Data on the right way to login to the FTP Server:
The construction within the FTP server is organised within the following means:
A listing for every out there format. In the meanwhile solely two codecs can be found: XML for the RDF-XML format and TTL for Turtle.
Every listing then lists a compressed zip file for every Dataset in Europeana, the place the identify of the file is the dataset identifier (e.g. 2021672.zip). Underneath this listing shall be a respective MD5 checksum file below the file extension .md5sum (e.g. 2021672.zip.md5sum) which can be utilized to validate the file upon obtain.
On every compressed zip file there shall be a file for every Europeana metadata report the place the identify of the file would be the local identifier of the Record in Europeana.
The info for the Girl with the Pearl Earring from the Mauritshuis encoded utilizing the RDF-XML format shall be out there on the following URL ftp://obtain.europeana.eu/dataset/XML/2021672.zip . To seek out to which dataset any report belongs, you may verify the URL of the report (for the Lady with the pearl earring, the Europeana merchandise URL is https://www.europeana.eu/nl/item/2021672/resource_document_mauritshuis_670 ), or yow will discover the dataset identify subsequent to the sphere ‘Assortment Identify’ within the ‘Extra Metadata’ tab on the merchandise web page.
The FTP server will give you a ZIP file with the metadata for all of the objects within the dataset with the dataset quantity ‘2021672’ in case you request the URL ftp://obtain.europeana.eu/dataset/XML/2021672.zip. Unzipping the ZIP File offers you an XML file for each digital cultural heritage object. You could find the metadata for the “Lady with the Pearl Earring” within the ZIP file with the ID of that object, ‘resource_document_mauritshuis_670’ within the XML file named “resource_document_mauritshuis_670.xml”