Frequently Asked Questions

What is AI Lab Open Data?

AI Lab Open Data is a data sharing platform with a direct connection to the AI Lab Lübeck infastructure. Once you are logged in, you can freely download new datasets or upload your own.

Who is responsible for AI Lab Open Data?

The open data platform is a part of the KI Lab Lübeck project, managed by the Institute for Software Engineering and Programming Languages of the university of Lübeck.

How much does it cost to use the platform?

The platform is generally free to use. Please note that the conditions and licences for several data sets can vary.

Can I use AI Lab Open Data for commercial purposes?

In general you can use the Open Data Platform for commercial purposes. The fundamental aim of published data sets is the use for research purposes in the AI area. You can get more information in the section about licences.

For what purposes can I use the data from AI Lab Open Data?

The use of each data set is determinated by its license. In general you can use it for research and educational purposes. The common AI areas are Machine & Deep Learning, including image classification, image generation, signal regression etc.

What do I need to know before using the platform?

  • Licenses are very important! Each data set has its own license. Please read it carefully before downloading and using the data.
  • There are a bunch of preview / vizualization modes for common data types.
  • Tags and Topics can be very helpful to find the right data set.
  • Download and Preview are available for everyone, without registration. To upload data, you must have an account for the AI LAB Lübeck Platform.

Where to I find the license for a single data set?

To see the license you have to choose the data set and click on it. You may find the text of the license in the top left corner.

I would like to talk about more details about the platform. Who should I contact?

Open Data Platform is the part of the AI Lab Lübeck project. Please visit our website or send us an email: contact@ai-lab-luebeck.de

Does all uploaded data have to be public?

No, you can also limit the visibility of the data you have uploaded.

In which formats can data be uploaded?

Open Data Platform supports following formats:

csv
html
xls
json
xlsx
doc
docx
rdf
txt
jpg
png
gif
tiff
pdf
odf
ods
odt
tsv
tab
geojson
xml
zip
kml
kmz
shp
gz
dc

How do I get upload rights to publish my own data?

For uploading your own data you have to create an account for the AI LAB Lübeck Platform. Please note, that your data should be conform to the main rules, i.e. be tagged, consistent and have a right format. You can get more instructions after the registration.