Assessment results of millions of information sources on Wikipedia

The principle of verifiability on Wikipedia mandates that all content must be verifiable by readers through reliable sources. Wikipedia insists on information being based on what has been previously reported in reputable publications, not the personal convictions or unpublished work of its contributors. If there are contrasting views from reliable sources, Wikipedia maintains an impartial ...

KES 2022 conference

On September 7-9 the international conference KES 2022 (26th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems) took place. During this event, scientific esearch on the identification of important information sources in various topics and language versions of Wikipedia was presented. This year’s edition of the KES conference was organized in Verona (Italy) ...

Quality assessment of Wikipedia and its sources

During the Wikimedia Research Showcase the results of scientific works conducted by members of the Department of Information Systems in the area of information quality assessment in multilingual Wikipedia were presented. In particular, the models of automatic evaluation of the reliability of sources in this popular encyclopedia were discussed.