Research:Wikimedia Foundation technical support
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The Wikimedia Foundation can provide technical support for ad-hoc data collection for research purposes, when this data is not already available in the form of XML dumps or other publicly accessible resources or via the API and depending on available resources. In particular circumstances, the Foundation can also consider requests from researchers to get access to non-public data.
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Until an official policy is approved by the Wikimedia Research Committee regarding ad-hoc data collection and technical support for researchers, individual requests can be submitted following these instructions.
Projects supported by the Wikimedia Foundation with technical support are expected to meet the following requirements:
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