Open Data Catalog v2.0.0
How to add a Dataset


You will need to authenticate with a user account possessing the 'api user' role. Use Basic Auth.

Run a POST to /api/1/metastore/schemas/dataset/items with a json formatted request body, the minimal elements are:

{ "title": "My new dataset", "description": "Description for my new dataset.", "identifier": "11111111-1111-4111-1111-111111111111", "accessLevel": "public", "modified": "2020-02-02", "keyword": [ "test" ] }


  1. Log in to the site.
  2. Navigate to Admin > Content > Datasets.
  3. Click the "+ Add new dataset" button.
  4. Use the Download URL field to enter a url to your file.
  5. Fill in the form and click "submit".