Linked Data

Glottolog is part of the Linguistic Linked Open Data Cloud. You can request RDF representations of the resources by adding a suitable extension (like '.rdf' or '.n3') in the address bar (e.g., or by using content negotiation. Glottolog makes use of popular ontologies such as Dublin Core. can be used to link to a language when the ISO 639-3 code is known, but the Glottocode is unknown.