DCAT to CKAN mapping

In the tables below the exact mapping of DCAT-AP-DONL properties to their CKAN schema counterparts is shown.

DCAT Dataset

DCAT Property CKAN Property
Dataset.identifier Dataset.identifier
Dataset.description Dataset.notes
Dataset.title Dataset.name
Dataset.language Dataset.language
Dataset.license Dataset.license_id
Dataset.modified Dataset.modified
Dataset.contactPoint Dataset.contact_point_name
  Dataset.contact_point_email
  Dataset.contact_point_website
  Dataset.contact_point_phone
  Dataset.contact_point_address
  Dataset.contact_point_title
Dataset.distribution Dataset.resources
Dataset.keyword Dataset.tags
Dataset.publisher Dataset.publisher
Dataset.theme Dataset.theme
Dataset.landingPage Dataset.url
Dataset.spatial Dataset.spatial_scheme
  Dataset.spatial_value
Dataset.temporal Dataset.temporal_label
  Dataset.temporal_start
  Dataset.temporal_end
Dataset.authority Dataset.authority
Dataset.accessRights Dataset.access_rights
Dataset.conformsTo Dataset.conforms_to
Dataset.documentation Dataset.documentation
Dataset.frequency Dataset.frequency
Dataset.hasVersion Dataset.has_version
Dataset.isVersionOf Dataset.is_version_of
Dataset.otherIdentifier Dataset.alternative_identifier
Dataset.provenance Dataset.provenance
Dataset.relatedResource Dataset.related_resource
Dataset.releaseDate Dataset.issued
Dataset.sample Dataset.sample
Dataset.source Dataset.source
Dataset.version Dataset.version
Dataset.versionNotes Dataset.version_notes
Dataset.grondslag Dataset.legal_foundation_ref
  Dataset.legal_foundation_uri
  Dataset.legal_foundation_label
Dataset.datasetStatus Dataset.dataset_status
Dataset.datePlanned Dataset.date_planned
Dataset.highValue Dataset.high_value
Dataset.basisregister Dataset.basis_register
Dataset.referentieData Dataset.referentie_data

DCAT Distribution

DCAT Property CKAN Property
Distribution.accessURL Resource.url
Distribution.description Resource.description
Distribution.format Resource.format
Distribution.license Resource.license_id
Distribution.byteSize Resource.size
Distribution.checksum Resource.hash
  Resource.hash_algorithm
Distribution.documentation Resource.documentation
Distribution.downloadURL Resource.download_url
Distribution.language Resource.language
Distribution.linkedSchemas Resource.linked_schemas
Distribution.mediaType Resource.mimetype
Distribution.releaseDate Resource.release_date
Distribution.rights Resource.rights
Distribution.status Resource.status
Distribution.title Resource.name
Distribution.modified Resource.modification_date

DCAT CatalogRecord

DCAT Property CKAN Property
CatalogRecord.modified Dataset.metadata_modified
CatalogRecord.conformsTo Dataset.conforms_to
CatalogRecord.changeType Dataset.changetype
CatalogRecord.listingDate Dataset.metadata_created
CatalogRecord.description Dataset.notes
CatalogRecord.language Dataset.metadata_language
CatalogRecord.sourceMetadata Dataset.source_catalog
CatalogRecord.title Dataset.title