CSV on the Web Working Group

The mission of the CSV on the Web Working Group, part of the Data Activity, is to provide technologies whereby data dependent applications on the Web can provide higher interoperability when working with datasets using the CSV (Comma-Separated Values) or similar formats. As well as single CSV files, the group will define mechanisms for interpreting a set of CSVs as relational data. This will include the definition of a vocabulary for describing tables expressed as CSV and locatable on the web, and the relationships between them.

THE WORKING GROUP IS NOW CLOSED!

Discussions and mutual support for implementers, publishers and spec developers of the technologies developed by this WG are encouraged in the CSVW Community Group.

Nearby

Main Working Group Deliverables

Recommendations and Notes published by the Working Group


See the full charter for further details.

W3C Working Group Resources

Patent Policy

This Working Group operates under the W3C Patent Policy (5 February 2004 Version). To promote the widest adoption of Web standards, W3C seeks to issue Recommendations that can be implemented, according to this policy, on a Royalty-Free basis.

For more information about disclosure obligations for this group, please see the W3C Patent Policy Status Page.

Staff

Email the chairs and staff contacts at group-csv-chairs@w3.org.

View edit history of this page.