May 27, 2022

Demo Video: Using Wikidata For Entity Search in Historical Newspapers

Demonstration of the use of Wikidata to identify and search named entities in the newspaper collection of the National Library of the Netherlands by means of an experimental portal.

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.