GRID release 2015-09-22 in CSV

<p>The first public release of the GRID database.</p> <p>Please note, the csv download only includes IDs, names & locations. See the JSON download for all metadata including types & relationships</p> <p>Please see here for a descriotion of the database format: https://www.grid.ac/format</p> <p>Release notes:</p> <p>- Database seeded from research institutes in grant data from over 65 global funders.</p> <p>- GeoNames IDs added to all institutes.</p> <p>- NUTS codes added to all European institutes.</p> <p>- Metadata added for the top 3000 Universities, majority of Germany and Australia and many more.</p> <p>- Parent / Child relationships added for 65 super institute members (e.g. Max Planck, Chinese Academy of Sciences, etc.)</p> <p>External identification systems:</p> <p>- HESA institution codes (Higher Education Statistics Agency UK)</p> <p>- UCAS institution codes (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service, UK)</p> <p>- UKPRN institution codes (UK Provider Reference Number, UK)</p> <p>- 4373 Fundref codes</p>