Research:User queries

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Edgard Luiz Marx
Duration:  2013-10 – 2013-12
Open data project  Open data
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This page documents a planned research project.
Information may be incomplete and change before the project starts.

Key Personnel[edit]

  • Edgard Marx

Project Summary[edit]

The goal of this project is provide what the users looking for in Wikipedia across time using the user search log of Wikipedia.


Use Wikipedia search log files to rank entities and entities attributes.


The information regarding the collected data will be online avaible.

Wikimedia Policies, Ethics, and Human Subjects Protection[edit]

Sesitive data will be excluded from the published data once the published data will be related with the existing entities and entities attributes.

Benefits for the Wikimedia community[edit]

As the results will be public avaible this will help search engines as well as Wikipedia users to understand better what are the relevant data for users.


The first results wanna be avaible at the end of November/2013.



External links[edit]


Edgard Marx - University of Leipzig -