What is Wikidata and how can we contribute and use it?

7. January 2021

  • 16:25-17:45
  • Silvia Gutiérrez: "Linked Open Data (LOD) for research: what is Wikidata and how can we contribute and use it?"
  • Wikidata is an open knowledge base with more than 90 million elements, available under a free license, and that can be interlinked to other open data sets. In this talk I will share the basics of this LOD platform, the way its query interface works, and some examples of how we have been using it in the last four years at our research library.

 

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