Workbench is the GraphDB web-based administration tool. The user interface is similar to the RDF4J Workbench Web Application, but with more functionality.

The GraphDB Workbench can be used for:

  • managing GraphDB repositories;
  • loading and exporting data;
  • executing SPARQL queries and updates;
  • managing namespaces;
  • managing contexts;
  • viewing/editing RDF resources;
  • monitoring queries;
  • monitoring resources;
  • managing users and permissions;
  • managing connectors;
  • managing a cluster;
  • providing REST API for automating various tasks for managing and administering repositories.

GraphDB Workbench is a separate project available at It is also part of the GraphDB distribution and can be configured with the graphdb.workbench.home property. As a user, this makes it easy for you to extend and reuse parts of the Workbench. See Extend GraphDB Workbench.