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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…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 30th, 2018 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Wikidata Sparql Query Tutorial

Navino Evans, co-founder of Histropedia (www.histropedia.com), co-presented a Wikidata Showcase at Repository Fringe 2016 at the University of Edinburgh on 2nd August 2016. Here he demonstrates how…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 9th, 2016 0 likes 80 plays 0  

How to edit Wikidata

Sean McBirnie, co-founder of Histropedia (www.histropedia.com), co-presented the Wikidata Advanced Query Workshop at the University of Edinburgh for Repository Fringe 2016 on 2nd August. Here he runs…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 9th, 2016 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Wikidata: Giving more people more access to more knowledge - Lydia Pintscher, Digikult 2016

Many have limited access to information on the web, not least due to language. Wikidata, Wikipedia’s young sister and knowledgebase, is working on changing this situation. Learn about the…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 9th, 2016 0 likes 9 plays 0  

An introduction to Wikidata by Ewan McAndrew at Repository Fringe 2016 | Wikimedia UK

Wikidata is a free and open knowledge base that can be read and edited by both humans and machines. Wikidata acts as central storage for the structured data of its Wikimedia sister projects including…

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