May 26, 2022

New from CrossRef Labs: A Live Stream of Wikipedia Citations

Interesting and geeky fun! Kudos CrossRef Labs!

From the CrossRef Tech Blog:

We’ve been collecting citation events from Wikipedia for some time. We’re now pleased to announce a live stream of citations, as they happen, when they happen. Project this on your wall and watch live DOI citations as people edit Wikipedia, round the world.

Direct to New Citations in Wikipedia From CrossRef Labs!

More Streaming

On a Related Note…If you’re interested in seeing a stream of every Wikipedia edit or a subset of them (note the checkboxes, dropdown menus), take a look at Ed Summer’s wonderful WikiStream site. Every item that scrolls by is clickable. Click to examine the edit.

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.