Know & Go: Wikidata and Libraries

Library projects involving Wikidata are becoming increasingly common, as library staff are realizing how the power of Wikidata can be harnessed to enhance user discovery. Wikidata is a freely available editable knowledge base for linked data. Attend this session to find out how libraries are using Wikidata and learn the basics of how to edit and enhance Wikidata information.
 

Learning Objectives:
At the end of this workshops participants will be able to do the following:

  • Learn what Wikidata is
  • Learn how Wikidata can be useful to libraries
  • Identify existing Wikidata projects involving libraries

Target Audience:
Everyone

Prerequisites:
None

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

Technical Requirements:
Visit BigBlueButton's detailed minium requirements page.

Session Duration:
This course consists of a one 1-hour session.

Instructor: Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org

November 9, 2020

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm CST

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482
Email:

Amigos Member $ 0.00
Non-member $ 35.00

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