Socrata is a company that provides social data discovery services for opening government data. Socrata targets non-technical Internet users who want to view and share government, healthcare, energy, education, or environment data.
Socrata has thousands of open government datasets. Search and access open data.
Get the complete list of categories in Socrata (eg: infrastructure, finance)
Query the full catalog of datasets housed by Socrata.
Given a dataset ID, get back a list of metadata including parameters and types.
Get the complete list of data sources in Socrata (eg: data.seattle.gov)
Get the complete list of tags in Socrata (eg construction, finance).