Import data

To start importing data, create a source node. When creating the node, you add setup data. After creating the node you will tweak the settings.

Import from a web API

Wikidata import (planned)
Import data from Wikidata based on a SPARQL query.


Wikimedia Commons import (planned)
Import media metadata from Wikimedia Commons.


Flickr import
Import media metadata from Flickr. Requires an API key.

  • Source > Web API > Flickr import
  • Setup: None
  • Settings
    • API key
    • Album ID

Internet Archive import
Import data from Internet Archive, based on the advanced query.

  • Source > Web API > Internet Archive import
  • Setup: None
  • Settings
    • Search query
    • Records per page
    • Maximum page count

FINNA import
Import media metadata from FINNA, the search service to Finnish museums, archives and libraries.

  • Source > Web API > Finna query import
  • Setup: None
  • Settings
    • Search URL
    • Number of pages to retrieve (20 items each)
    • License

Map Warper import
Import map metadata (not images) for all maps in a Map Warper instance.

  • Source > Web API > MapWarper import
  • Setup: Warper instance
  • Settings
    • Maximum page count

DSpace 6 collection import
Import metadata from DSpace.


DSpace 6 query import
Import metadata from DSpace.


Read files

Online CSV import
Import data from an online CSV file.

  • Source > Read files > Online CSV import
  • Setup: File URL
  • Settings
    • Field separator
    • Character encoding
    • (Field names in first row?)
    • (Trim leading and trailing whitespace)
    • (Multiple value separator)
    • Mode
      • Keep data and update based on update key
      • Clear data and re-import
    • Update key
    • (Combine language versions)
    • Authentication
      • Username
      • Password

Local CSV import
Upload and import a CSV file.

  • Source > Read files > Local CSV import
  • Setup: Local filename
  • Settings
    • Field separator
    • Character encoding
    • Field names in first row?
    • Trim leading and trailing whitespace
    • Multiple value separator
    • Combine language versions

Import pdf
Import text from PDF


Local directory

Recursive directory scan
Recursive directory scan. Only works with local files.


Paste data

Paste data from the clipboard
Paste data from the clipboard (planned)