Critical issues presentations/Leveraging Wikidata in Research, Learning and Teaching

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Submission no. 1
Title of the submission

Leveraging Wikidata in Research, Learning and Teaching

Author of the submission
  • James Weaver
Country of origin

United States of America


Outreach, Research, Technical

  • Wikidata
  • Pedagogy
  • Research
  • Teaching

Wikipedia and other WikiMedia projects contain amazing amounts of knowledge. The WikiMedia project known as Wikidata provides semantic structure to that knowledge. This addition of Wikidata provides an incredibly useful basis for next-generation research, learning, and teaching tools. This session explores the potential capabilities of such tools, and how Wikidata can become increasingly instrumental in their realization. One of the example tools used in the presentation will be the free, open-source, tool at which is being developed by the speaker.


Not accepted