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gadget to add external ID as reference
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Items usually have a number of external identifiers. Quite a few are potential references for other statements on the Item. It would be useful to have a gadget that makes it easy to add one of the external identifiers as a reference to an existing statement on the same Item.

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Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptApr 8 2020, 7:11 AM

Thanks for creating this! I'm not sure what the standard citation reference for an external ID is, but what I've been using is:

  • stated in (P248) the value of "subject item of this property" (P1629) for that external ID property, if any
  • external ID property with value from the item
  • retrieved (P813) on the current date.

So it would be nice if this gadget could add these three (or 2 if no P1629 value) statements as a reference with a simple interaction...