Wikidata:WikidataCon 2017/Submissions/Wikidata Toolkit: How to use Wikidata in Java

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Submission no. 93
Title of the submission
Wikidata Toolkit: How to use Wikidata in Java

Author(s) of the submission
Tpt (talkcontribslogs)
E-mail address
thomas at
Country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Télécom ParisTech

Type of session
Workshop (30min or 1 hour, small group, on a specific topic, with time for attendees to practice)
Length of session
Ideal number of attendees
EtherPad for documentation

Wikidata Toolkit is a Java library for accessing Wikidata and other Wikibase installations. It allows to create bots, to download and parse dumps in order to do, e.g., complex analysis of Wikidata content. The aim of this workshop is to give a quick introduction of the Wikidata Toolkit and show people an easy way to create bots and manipulate Wikidata dumps.
What will attendees take away from this session?
Basic knowledge required in order to use the Wikidata Toolkit to write bots and consume the Wikidata content using dumps.
Slides or further information
Special requests

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  1. --Carlojoseph14 (talk) 17:34, 25 August 2017 (UTC)
  2. Never did much programming in Wikimedia projects as Java (my native language) is not widely used there. Hope this changes something :) --Papuass (talk) 13:27, 26 September 2017 (UTC)
  3. Bodhisattwa (talk) 05:06, 29 September 2017 (UTC)
  4. --Texaner (talk) 18:52, 23 October 2017 (UTC)