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#OER18 Session: Wikidata, the Semantic Web, and the emerging global knowledge base - Martin Poulter, University of Oxford

The Semantic Web has been through the extremes of the hype cycle, from being an imminent revolution that would change all our daily lives, to being a mirage forever out of reach. Now, the vision…

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WikiFactMine: Textmining Open Access bioscience literature - Thomas Arrow at WikidataCon 2017

Presenter: Thomas Arrow (tom@contentmine.org) Recorded by Chaos Computer Club at the Tagesspiegel, Berlin for WikidataCon 2017 on Saturday 28 October 2017. Original source:…

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Scholia: a tool to handle scientific bibliographic information in Wikidata - Finn Årup Nielsen at WikidataCon 2017

Presenter: Finn Årup Nielsen (fnielsen)Affiliation: Technical University of Denmark, Wikimedia Denmark Recorded by Chaos Computer Club at the Tagesspiegel, Berlin, for WikidataCon 2017 on…

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Main problems and challenges of Wikidata - Roundtable discussion at WikidataCon 2017

Main problems and challenges of Wikidata Wikidata is growing and expanding. So it is inevitably facing different problems and challenges. Aim of the discussion is at least to identify these…

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Structured Data: How can Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums grab the low hanging fruit? Europeana at WikidataCon17

Structured Data: How can Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums grab the low hanging fruit? Europeana at WikidataCon17 Europeana (Netherlands, France, Italy) Valentine Charles (User:Vcharles) -…

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OpenRefine demo: a tool to clean up and enrich datasets - Arthur P Smith at WikidataCon 2017

OpenRefine demo: a tool to clean up and enrich datasets - Arthur P Smith at WikidataCon 2017 Recorded by Chaos Computer Club at Tagesspiegel, Berlin on Saturday 28 October 2017. Original source:…

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Well structured political data for the whole world: impossible utopia, or Wikidata at its best? - Lucy Chambers & Tony Bowden (MySociety)

Well structured political data for the whole world: impossible utopia, or Wikidata at its best? - Lucy Chambers & Tony Bowden (MySociety) Recorded by Chaos Computer Club on Saturday 28 October…

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WikidataCon Keynote: Michael Kreil datajournalist at Data Sciences and Stories

WikidataCon Keynote: Michael Kreil datajournalist at Data Sciences and Stories Recorded at the Tagesspeigel on Sunday 29 October 2017 by Chaos Computer Club. Original source:…

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Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons - Sandra Fauconnier at WikidataCon 2017

Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons: what's coming, and how to be involved. Sandra Fauconnier sfauconnier@wikimedia.org The Wikimedia Foundation and WMDE are currently working to integrate…

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WikiCite: Wikidata as a structured repository of bibliographic data - Talk at WikidataCon 2017

WikiCite: Wikidata as a structured repository of bibliographic data Part of the citation network for a scholarly article Overview of journals an author has published in Citation…

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Wikidata loves Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums - Jason Evans, National Library of Wales at WikidataCon 2017

Wikidata Loves GLAMs - Jason Evans, National Library of Wales (GLAM is a term used to describe Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums). This talk will highlight ways that GLAM's of all…

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Wikidata as universal (library) thesaurus - Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands

Wikidata as universal (library) thesaurus Theo van Veen - theo.vanveen@kb.nl Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands AbstractAt the research department of KB we linked named…

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Wikidata: State of the Project - Lydia Pintscher at WikidataCon 2017

Wikidata: State of the Project Lydia Pintscher lydia.pintscher@wikimedia.de Abstract Wikidata is turning 5 years old. A lot has happened since it started as an empty wiki with no items, properties…

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OABOT: Making Wikipedia's Citations Accessible - Jake Orlowitz

Wikipedia's citations are the largest curated bibliography in the world. They are the foundation of Wikipedia's reliability and verifiability. They are also the top-6 referrer to all…

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The Wikidata (R)evolution - Wikimania 2017

The Wikidata (R)evolution - Wikimania 2017 Wikidata is nearly 5 years old by now. The community has grown and our data is being used in many interesting places and ways. It is time to take a look…

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