Tutorials and How-Tos

A Guide to WHG

Overview, Page by Page details, FAQ

Choosing an upload data format: Linked Places (LP) or LP-TSV?

Outlining the benefits and drawbacks of each

Preparing an LP-TSV format file from a spreadsheet

Step-by-step walkthrough from a spreadsheet to a valid LP-TSV file for upoad

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Walkthrough: Uploading and extending data via reconciliation

Step by step tutorial for loading a sample dataset and aligning its records with 3.6m place records in our Wikidata index

Linked Traces in World Historical Gazetteer

A brief introduction to this experimental feature.

WHG Asian History Lesson: Exploring the Changing Names of Cities

A sample lesson plan based on WHG

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