LCC is made of people

  1. Someone who has authored many resources in the same LCC range is an authority
  2. OR someone who was written about a lot in a LCC range is someone important.
  • Aggregate all resources in a LCC range, take the top 10 names found in either 100 or 600 fields that occurred at least 3 times.
  • Run each name through VIAF to get their Wikidata ID
  • Download Gender (P21), Image (P18) Occupations (P106) and Ethnic Group (P17) from Wikidata.
  • Download “Subjects” from DBpedia
31,000 Names total
4,600 Names were not found in VIAF
16,300 Names had Wikidata IDs
Take a look https://thisismattmiller.github.io/lcc-people/
16357 - P31-instance of
16282 - P21-sex or gender
16110 - P569-date of birth
15779 - P214-VIAF ID
14457 - P106-occupation
14320 - P244-Library of Congress authority ID
14275 - P27-country of citizenship
14148 - P735-given name
14003 - P213-ISNI
13459 - P269-SUDOC authorities
12749 - P19-place of birth
12504 - P227-GND ID
12408 - P570-date of death
12005 - P268-BnF ID
10333 - P2163-FAST ID
10014 - P1412-languages spoken, written or signed
9982 - P1006-National Thesaurus for Author Names ID
9231 - P20-place of death
8816 - P646-Freebase ID
8776 - P18-image
7221 - P3430-SNAC Ark ID
7197 - P373-Commons category
7076 - P69-educated at
6208 - P648-Open Library ID
5146 - P166-award received

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