Dataset Open Access
The Wikipedia Text Reuse Corpus 2018 (Webis-Wikipedia-Text-Reuse-18) containing text reuse cases extracted from within Wikipedia and in between Wikipedia and a sample of the Common Crawl.
The corpus has following structure:
The datasets were extracted in the work by Alshomary et al. 2018 that aimed to study the text reuse phenomena related to Wikipedia at scale. A pipeline for large scale text reuse extraction was developed and used on Wikipedia and the CommonCrawl.
Milad Alshomary, Michael Völske, Tristan Licht, Henning Wachsmuth, Benno Stein, Matthias Hagen, and Martin Potthast. Wikipedia Text Reuse: Within and Without. In Leif Azzopardi et al, editors, Advances in Information Retrieval. 41st European Conference on IR Research (ECIR 2019) volume 11437 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 747-754, Berlin Heidelberg New York, April 2019. Springer.