Dev Contributions


1 Community Support

Provide Answers to User Questions (Community Support). If you already are a user of DBpedia you can help us by answering some DBpedia-related questions:

Note: If you have given many good answers, we can issue you a certificate on request for your CV.

  • If you have any questions concerning DBpedia and Linked Data you can ask us  via the DBpedia Forum. Expert from our community experts will try to help you and answer your questions.


  • If you would like to get in contact with the DBpedia community, please read the Get Involved section. There are also tipps on how to become more active and join as a volunteer.

Found a bug?

Help us improve DBpedia by using our bug tracker to report any bug you find during your development with our tools and datasets.


2 Association Member and Professional Support

  • (coming soon) The DBpedia Association is currently establishing a member support channel for its members. Please find all benefits at the Membership section. If you have any questions, please contact us.

  • The Association also provides direct professional support for small tasks/requests and assists in finding and mediating association members with the right expertise for larger projects. Please contact us here .

3 DBpedia ontology

Besides the infobox mappings, the mappings wiki can be used to edit the DBpedia ontology. If you are an ontology engineer, you can join our expert DBpedia ontology committee.

4 DBpedia mappings

Wikipedia infoboxes are the most abundant source of information for DBpedia. The DBpedia Mappings Wiki is where our community creates new mappings and updates old ones. To get started, create an account on the mappings wiki, and ask for editor permissions by posting your account name as an answer to this question. You can also help us to improve the documentation on the wiki for new users.

5 Your project on our Website and Newsletter

If you have any projects or announcements related to DBpedia that you would like to publish in the projects section on our website please contact us. We are always open for new collaboration.