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MartinPoulter

Joined 24 November 2012
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My name: Martin (Q18002399) Poulter (Q7235572).

From October 2016 onwards, I am employed as the Wikimedian In Residence at the University of Oxford, based at the Bodleian Libraries. This involves some paid editing to share data from and about GLAMs and research projects with Wikidata.

What I've created in mainspace

Contents

TrainingEdit

Wikidata QueriesEdit

I am learning about SPARQL and the Query Service so I can make interesting visualisations for research and education. A sub-page lists my example queries.

PropertiesEdit

Puzzle gamesEdit

I've contributed some games to Wikidata:Everything is connected.

Visualisations I use in presentationsEdit

Contributing to WikidataEdit

Useful linksEdit


Other SPARQLEdit

Me in WikidataEdit

I've done about 230,000 edits through User:QuickStatementsBot.

Plomer book in WikidataEdit

SELECT ?personLabel (YEAR(?floruit) AS ?year) ?link WHERE {
?bio wdt:P1433/wdt:P629? wd:Q40901539. # biography in the book
?person wdt:P1343 ?bio.       # person subject of the biography
?person wdt:P937 wd:Q34217.   # person worked in Oxford
?person wdt:P1317 ?floruit.   # year when person was active
?link schema:about ?bio.      # link to transcribed biography
SERVICE wikibase:label { bd:serviceParam wikibase:language "en" }
} ORDER BY ?year

Try it!

Plomer book as a timelineEdit

#defaultView:Timeline{"hide": "?floruit"}
SELECT ?personLabel ?floruit (year(?floruit) as ?year) WHERE {
?bio wdt:P1433/wdt:P629? wd:Q40901539. # biography in the book
?person wdt:P1343 ?bio.       # person subject of the biography
?person wdt:P937 wd:Q34217.   # person worked in Oxford
?person wdt:P1317 ?floruit.   # year when person was active
SERVICE wikibase:label { bd:serviceParam wikibase:language "en" }
} ORDER BY ?year

Try it!