Data: Beta Release of Wikidata Query Service Now Live
The Discovery Department at the Wikimedia Foundation is pleased to announce the release of the Wikidata Query Service.
You can find the interface for the service at https://query.wikidata.org.
The Wikidata Query Service is designed to let users run queries on the data contained in Wikidata. The service uses SPARQL as the query language.
You can see some example queries in the user manual.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.