Description This workshop aims to explain what Wikidata is, and how to use it. We'll explore the data mode, web API, and query interface.

Wikidata is the world's largest free general purpose knowledge base. As a Wikimedia-run sister project of Wikipedia, it provides machine readable information about just about anything. It's the encyclopedia by bots, for bots.

Website(s) https://wikidata.org, https://query.wikidata.org/
Type Workshop
Kids session No
Keyword(s) coding
Tags linked-data, open-knowledge, wiki, wikimedia
Processing assembly Open Knowledge Labs
Person organizing Brightbyte
Language
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Related to Wikidata
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Starts at 30 December 2015 16:00:00
Ends at 2015/12/30 17:30
Duration 90 minutes
Location Hall 13

The session will include an introduction to inventaire.io and how it uses Wikidata, by maxlath.