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Wikipedia interface for node


WikiJs is a node.js library which serves as an interface to Wikipedia (or any MediaWiki).

  • Search wiki articles
  • Fetch article content
  • Find all links/images/categories in a article page
  • Get parsed information about articles
  • Find articles by geographical location
  • and much more!

npm install wikijs

You can run these commands in order to build and test WikiJs:

git clone
cd wiki
npm install
npm run build
npm test
var Wiki = require('wikijs');
var wiki = new Wiki();'Batman').then(function(page) { {
console.log(info['alter_ego']); // Bruce Wayne 

In order for webpack to build wikijs properly, you must add an option to your webpack configuration file. Documentation

externals: {
  "isomorphic-fetch": "fetch"