Leap into Wikidata!
By Andy Mabbett (
Special Report: Upcoming Conferences
Aberdeen Plaques – Part Two: Visualisations, calculations, and analysis using wikidata by Ian Watt
A newbie's guide to querying Wikidata, by Mark Needham
2020 report on Property constraints by user:Abián
Wikidata and Beyond – Knowledge for everyone by everyone, keynote video from Denny Vrandečić at SWAT4HCLS 2019
Wikidata and the sum of all video games − 2019 edition
Discovering Implicational Knowledge in Wikidata, by Tom Hanika, Maximilian Marx and Gerd Stumme.
"Wikidata is just a matter of facts", blog post on the Workshop to develop a data model for taxonomic and nomenclatural data in Wikidata
Vandalism Detection in Crowdsourced Knowledge Bases by Stefan Heindorf
Wikidata's Linked Data for Cultural Heritage Digital Resources: An Evaluation Based on the Europeana Data Model by Nuno Freire, Antoine Isaac When Humans and Machines Collaborate - Cross-lingual Label Editing in Wikidata, by Lucie-Aimée Kaffee:
video during Wikimedia Research Showcase (at 30:00), paper
Do you speak data? Wikidata as the Open Internet’s universal language, by Elisabeth Giesemann
Does Biodiversity Informatics Love Wikidata?, by Quentin Groom & Deborah Paul
QWiki, a mobile game asking geography questions based on Wikidata, now has a new version released as well as a website where one can learn how the game was made and how to contribute Tutorial on how to use
machine learning with Wikidata. Populating a Schema.org dataset from Wikidata
Kensho Derived Wikimedia Dataset is a a cleaned English subset of Wikipedia/Wikidata with 2.3B tokens, 5.3M pages, 51M nodes, and 120M edges for use in natural language processing (NLP) research
Knowledge Grapher is a new tool to create Wikidata knowledge graphs without needing any knowledge of Wikidata Query or SPARQL code. It is currently in early testing mode. Feedback is appreciated. Cradle tool can now generate forms based on Schemas ( example for human)
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