Friedrich Lindenberg

Software projects


  • 2014 grano, a social network analysis toolkit for news applications.
  • 2012-2013 dataset, easy-to-use Python library for data processing using relational databases.
  • 2011-2013 OffenesParlament, legislative activity tracking system for both chambers of the German parliament. Features plenary speeches, legislative drafts and personal profiles.



Many of my projects require that I keep up-to-date copies of various public datasets. These are often scraped, or additional information had been added to facilitate analysis. Below is a collection of resources I'm re-publishing because they are significantly enhanced compared to their source form.

European Union

For context, also see the OpenSpending briefing on the finance data sources of the European Union.


United Kingdom

Community projects

Training and materials