Wikidata:WikidataCon 2017/Submissions/Scholia

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Pictogram voting info.svg This is an Open submission for WikidataCon 2017 that has not yet been reviewed by the members of the Program Committee.

Submission no. 50
Title of the submission

Author(s) of the submission
Finn Årup Nielsen (fnielsen)
E-mail address
faan at
Country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Technical University of Denmark, Wikimedia Denmark

Type of session
Length of session
1 hour
Ideal number of attendees
15 or any number.
EtherPad for documentation


The project and web service Scholia displays information from Wikidata. As the core functionality, it shows scientific bibliographic information: list of publications of specific authors, venues, organization, etc. Bar charts of number of citations, graphs of co-authors. It makes extensive use of the Wikidata Query Service. It attempts to make a complete researcher profile/CV as well as a tool to help researchers navigate the scientific literature.

Scholia runs from and is developed in an open source fashion from

What will attendees take away from this session?
  1. Get an idea of what Scholia is.
  2. Get to know how you can contribute to Scholia.
  3. Know limitations and problems in the Wikidata, WikiCite, Scholia and bibliometrics/scientometrics domain.
  4. Influence the direction of Scholia
Slides or further information
Special requests

Interested attendees[edit]

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  1. Andy Mabbett (Pigsonthewing); Talk to Andy; Andy's edits
  2. ArthurPSmith (talk) 17:33, 24 July 2017 (UTC)
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  4. Daniel Mietchen (talk) 08:03, 31 July 2017 (UTC)
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