WikidataR v1.3.0

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by Oliver Keyes

API Client Library for 'Wikidata'

An API client for the Wikidata <http://wikidata.org/> store of semantic data.

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WikidataR

An R API wrapper for the Wikidata store of semantic data.

Author: Oliver Keyes & Christian Graul
License: MIT
Status: Stable

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Description

WikidataR is a wrapper around the Wikidata API. It is written in and for R, and was inspired by Christian Graul's rwikidata project. For details on how to best use it, see the explanatory vignette.

Please note that this project is released with a Contributor Code of Conduct. By participating in this project you agree to abide by its terms.

Installation

For the most recent CRAN version:

install.packages("WikidataR")

For the development version:

library(devtools)
devtools::install_github("ironholds/WikidataR")

Dependencies

Functions in WikidataR

Name Description
get_random_item Retrieve randomly-selected Wikidata items or properties
print.find_item Print method for find_item
find_item Search for Wikidata items or properties that match a search term
get_geo_box Get geographic entities based on a bounding box
print.find_property Print method for find_property
print.wikidata Print method for Wikidata objects
get_geo_entity Retrieve geographic information from Wikidata
get_item Retrieve specific Wikidata items or properties
WikidataR API client library for Wikidata
extract_claims Extract Claims from Returned Item Data
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Type Package
Date 2017-05-17
BugReports https://github.com/Ironholds/WikidataR/issues
URL https://github.com/Ironholds/WikidataR/issues
License MIT + file LICENSE
VignetteBuilder knitr
RoxygenNote 6.0.1
NeedsCompilation no
Packaged 2017-05-17 08:44:10 UTC; ironholds
Repository CRAN
Date/Publication 2017-05-17 14:15:24 UTC

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