Introduction

King Khalid University (KKU) provides a data platform for all citizens and visitors to the portal of the university. The purpose of establishing such platform is to enable visitors of the KKU portal to take advantage of the published data and to use it according to their needs and their desires. KKU portal provides an open library that contains files for university data and can be exported in various formats such as (PDF - XLS - XML). These files can be reviewed and processed directly through the website by browsing without having to download or to use specialized programs.

The library has the features of search and sorting; to ensure access to information to be searched quickly, in addition to the possibility to export and to download all the available data unconditionally. The Portal also has the feature of data reviewing in the shape of data graphs, and any entity can be linked to any of this data through linkage with the XML files, and then manipulate them.