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Submissions/Jupyter notebooks referenced from Wikimedia projects

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This presentation will form part of the Lightning talks session on Sunday, August 13, from 16:00 to 16:50, in Drummond West (level 3). Check the Program to confirm.

This is an accepted submission for Wikimania 2017.

Submission no. L0014
Title of your submission

Jupyter notebooks referenced from Wikimedia projects

Type of submission

Lightning talk

Author of the submission
Language of presentation

English. Happy to take questions in French and other languages.

E-mail address


Country of origin


Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)

Wiki Project Med

Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)

Jupyter notebooks have begun to be referenced from Wikimedia projects, yet they behave differently from more established materials like books, articles or websites. What does this mean for their utility, and how can and do they help increase the verifiability of information on Wikimedia sites?

What will attendees take away from this session?

… a sense of why and how Jupyter notebooks are being referenced, and of how things could be

Theme of presentation
  • Technology, Interface & Infrastructure
Length of submission

All lightning talks are 5 minutes.

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