Citoid/Zotero's Tech Talk


On February 29, 2016 a Tech Talk was hosted about "Automated citations in Wikipedia: Citoid and the technology behind it", presented by Sebastian Karcher (Syracuse University, Zotero).

Here's the summary he provided: <<The talk provides a very brief introduction to Marielle Volz's Citoid, the tool providing Wikipedia's new automated citations.I then focus on the technology underlying Citoid, Zotero translators, and discuss how interested users/developers can help improve that functionality to better serve the Wikipedia community.>>

Slides, video, IRC logEdit

Presentation slides: Translators-citoid
Presentation video: Tech Talk - Automated citations in Wikipedia - Citoid and the technology behind it

About SebastianEdit


Citoid DemoEdit

Citoid DocumentationEdit

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Framework (easier to write, but less flexible, not covered)

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