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HerNaturalHistory - Citizen Scientist Siobhan Leachman on how Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women

Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women and can assist with closing the gender gap in various language Wikipedias. Using the example of under acknowledged women in the field of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019: Public Domain Awareness Project

Public Domain Awareness Project: enhancing use of CC’s Public Domain tools to serve the needs of GLAM institutions and reusers https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Where open and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) converge

Ryan Merkley CEO, Creative Commons How a radically open approach will let us move more quickly, with greater innovation, towards a more equitable result.

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Will it bite me? Media, licensing, and online teaching environments 3: OER & Creative Commons

Part 3 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 5th, 2019 0 likes 107 plays

Dr Torgny Roxå

Strong and weak ties – changing teaching cultures in higher education in programme Torgny Roxå Lund University, Sweden Learning & Teaching Conference 2018

From  Ileana Iacobescu on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 99 plays 0  

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version 2018 tutorial including how to navigate your way round a page.

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons - Sandra Fauconnier at WikidataCon 2017

Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons: what's coming, and how to be involved. Sandra Fauconnier sfauconnier@wikimedia.org The Wikimedia Foundation and WMDE are currently working to integrate…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Preparing for lecture recording: OER

This recording is from the training sessions for Media Hopper Replay and focuses on open educational resources, openly licensed digital resources for use as teaching materials and in recorded…

From  Stephanie Farley on October 30th, 2017 0 likes 76 plays 0  

Import books from Internet Archive to Wikisource

Wikisource volunteer, Sam Wilson, demonstrates how to import texts from the Internet Archive on to Wikisource, Wikimedia's hyperlinked free digital library. Using the IA Upload tool to get a…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Using Wikidata on Wikimedia Commons and Stuctured Commons: what changes are coming?

Wikimania 2017 - Day 2, Wikidata sessions, morning New Frontier: Using Wikidata on Commons Author of the submission: Jarek Tuszynski aka Jarekt In May 2016, a longstanding feature of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Wikidata and GLAMs - Jason Evans, Wikimedian in Residence at the National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales, Wikimedia UK, and the editing community have worked together since 2014 to host a Wikimedian in Residence and in August 2017 the National Library appointed a…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Research Data Management and Sharing - Storage

Issues in storing, securing and backing up your research data.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 7th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays

Research Data Management and Sharing - Data Citation

Use of data citation to identify and acknowledge work, and allow impact and use to be tracked.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 7th, 2017 0 likes 10 plays

Research Data Management and Sharing - Documentation

The importance of systematically documenting your research data.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 7th, 2017 0 likes 18 plays

Research Data Management and Sharing - Data Transformations

Transforming your data either during your project or afterwards, for example for anonymisation.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 7th, 2017 0 likes 4 plays