From: Code for Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Ed Summers
Sent: Wednesday, May 25, 2011 12:47 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] wikipedia/author disambiguation
It looks like you used the worldcat template :
which doesn't actually do anything with the VIAF parameter. Instead
(or as well) you'll want to use the Authority control template:
After I did that and the crawl ran again it showed up at linkypedia
. Thanks for giving it a try!
On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 9:17 AM, Lovins, Daniel <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> That's really cool, Ed. I just added the viaf # for Immanuel Kant. Took just a few seconds. I'll subscribe to the linkypedia rss feed and watch for notification.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Code for Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Ed Summers
> Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2011 4:59 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] wikipedia/author disambiguation
> Big +1 for promoting the use of the Authority Control Wikipedia
> template.I know i'm being a bit of a broken record, but you can watch
> as people add these by looking at or subscribing to:
> Also, re: Jonathan's good advice to check out Wikipedia Miner  I
> just ran across Duke  today, which looks like it could help guide
> record linking a bit.
> Duke is a fast and flexible deduplication (or entity resolution, or
> record linkage) engine written in Java on top of Lucene. At the moment
> (2011-04-07) it can process 1,000,000 records in 11 minutes on a
> standard laptop in a single thread.
> Haven't tried it yet, so YMMV, etc.
>  http://wikipedia-miner.sourceforge.net/
>  http://code.google.com/p/duke/