Using the Wikidata API

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SMWCon Fall 2013Using the Wikidata API
SMWCon Fall 2013
Using the Wikidata API
Talk details
Description: An introduction to the Wikidata API
Speaker(s): Daniel Kinzler, Tobias Gritschacher
Type: Tutorial
Audience: Developers
Event start: 2013/10/28 03:30:00 PM
Event finish: 2013/10/28 04:30:00 PM
Length: 60 minutes
Video: not available
Keywords: MediaWiki, Wikidata, API
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Audience: This tutorial is targeted for MediaWiki users and developers who want to get an overview of the Wikidata API and see how they can make use of it in their wiki and applications.


Daniel Kinzler and Tobias Gritschacher are two of the main Wikidata developers. They will give you an overview of the Wikidata API. This session will give you an overview of how you can make use of the API to retrieve data from Wikidata as well as how to enter data in Wikidata via its API.