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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…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 29th, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Citation Hunt - Guilherme Gonçalves at WikiCite 2017

Citation Hunt (Guilherme Gonçalves, slides: http://ggp.name/citationhunt/wikicite2017/slides.html)Citation Hunt is a tool for #1lib1ref and, in general, for finding citations for statements…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 29th, 2017 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Citoid (the box on Wikipedia that resolves citations): State of the art and Wikidata integration - Katie Filbert, James Forrester

Citoid: runs the box on Wikipedia that resolves citations - currently can resolve PMID/PMCID, DOI, ISBN, URL - via Zotero, CrossRef (DOIs), WorldCat (ISBN: added recently) URL (web page) scraping:…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 28th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Open Citations - David Shotton and Silvio Peroni at WikiCite 2017

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository, as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 27th, 2017 0 likes 49 plays 0  

What WikiCite can learn from biomedical citation networks - Jodi Schneider

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository, as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 27th, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Crossref Event Data: Transparency First - Joe Wass at WikiCite 2017

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository, as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 27th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Wikidata: current trends and priorities - Lydia Pintscher at Wikicite 2017

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository, as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 25th, 2017 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Is Wikipedia a gateway to biomedical research? - Lauren Maggio at WikiCite 2017

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository, as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 25th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

The social life of (Wikipedia) sources - Heather Ford at Wikicite 2017

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository, as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 25th, 2017 0 likes 35 plays 0  

WikiCite: The journey and the road ahead - Dario Taraborelli (Wikimedia Research)

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository,…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 25th, 2017 0 likes 45 plays 0  

#1Lib1Ref - Getting Started: Creating a Wikipedia Account

Wikipedia celebrates its 18th birthday on January 15th 2019. To mark the occasion, the Wikimedia Library is calling on librarians all round the world to add one reference to Wikipedia between Jan…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 13th, 2017 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Wikipedia #1Lib1Ref Campaign - 1 Librarian adding to 1 Reference to Wikipedia for its 18th birthday.

Wikipedia celebrates its 18th birthday on January 15th 2019. To mark the occasion, the Wikipedia Library is calling on information professionals & educators all round the world to add one…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 13th, 2017 0 likes 96 plays 0  

Wikipedia: #FactsMatter

The fact that information spreads quickly means that truth can spread quickly, and lies can spread quickly. And Wikipedia is that place you go when you've got a moment to reflect and say, OK, I…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 5th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Wikimania 2016 - Verifiability of Wikipedia by Alex Stinson

Alex Stinson is the GLAM Wiki strategist at the Wikimedia Foundation. For the last two years, he has been supporting the Wikipedia Library program developing partnerships with publishers and…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 7 plays 0