GRID release 2018-08-27

A database of over 89,000 research institutes with persistent identifiers.

Institutes added from various sources including Korea, India and other international datasets.

Metadata:
- Added around 7,000 Wikidata IDs to GRID records.

QA:
- Review of non-English Wikipedia links.
- Review of Wellcome Trust institutes and centers (source data mappings, relationships).
- Review of companies from Russian and Chinese sources.

Note: the geonames information is from geonames.org and licensed as CC-BY 3.0.