Wikidata and Authority Control Video Explains How Wikidata Bolstered Authority Control in Wikipedia

In this twelve-minute video, OCLC Research Wikipedian in Residence Max Klein and Senior Program Officer Merrilee Proffitt discuss Wikidata's pivotal role in bolstering authority control in Wikipedia through automated interactions with VIAF and other international authority files. Also included as an added bonus is a step-by-step Wikidata tutorial.

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Max Klein
Wikipedian in Residence
OCLC Research
kleinm@oclc.org
+1-650-287-4145

Melissa Renspie
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research
renspiem@oclc.org
+1-614-761-5231