Read a Data Package descriptor file (
Reads information from a
datapackage.json file, i.e. the
that describes the Data Package metadata and its Data Resources.
List describing a Data Package.
The function will add a custom property
directory with the directory the
descriptor was read from.
It is used as a base path to access resources.
# Read a datapackage.json file package <- read_package( system.file("extdata", "datapackage.json", package = "frictionless") ) #> Please make sure you have the right to access data from this Data Package for your intended use. #> Follow applicable norms or requirements to credit the dataset and its authors. # Access the Data Package properties package$name #>  "example_package" package$created #>  "2021-03-02T17:22:33Z" # List resources resources(package) #>  "deployments" "observations" "media"