Contrib and Tools

This is a a place for code, scripts and applications that extend CKAN in some way (but which aren’t extensions).


Have something to add to this page? Please either email info [at] ckan [dot] org or just edit this page in the CKAN repo.

Google Docs Integration

Integration of Google docs spreadsheets with CKAN. Google app script script which supports:

  • Publish a Google docs spreadsheet as a dataset on CKAN
  • Push and pull metadata from a CKAN instance to a Google docs spreadsheet

Install: via the google docs Script Gallery in the tools menu (or use the source).


Google Refine Extension for CKAN

This extension allows data of Google Refine projects to be uploaded to CKAN Storage and connected to a dataset on a running CKAN instance (for example


Embeddable Dataset Count Widget

Simple group count widget in pure javascript for embedding in other websites.

Embeddable Dataset Listing Widget

SPARQL Endpoint Status Checker

Status of SPARQL endpoints (in the DataHub).

  • Author: Mondeca Data map

VoID metadata generator

Useful to automatically correct/maintain/enrich dataset metadata