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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: Creating visibility for the world’s cultural heritage institutions

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program Through this presentation we will introduce the efforts to collect information about the cultural heritage institutions (often called GLAM, an…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 1 likes 31 plays 0  

Structured Data: How can Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums grab the low hanging fruit? Europeana at WikidataCon17

Structured Data: How can Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums grab the low hanging fruit? Europeana at WikidataCon17 Europeana (Netherlands, France, Italy) Valentine Charles (User:Vcharles) -…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Wikidata loves Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums - Jason Evans, National Library of Wales at WikidataCon 2017

Wikidata Loves GLAMs - Jason Evans, National Library of Wales (GLAM is a term used to describe Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums). This talk will highlight ways that GLAM's of all…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Wikidata as universal (library) thesaurus - Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands

Wikidata as universal (library) thesaurus Theo van Veen - theo.vanveen@kb.nl Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands AbstractAt the research department of KB we linked named…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Blogging With Images For The Spirit of Leithers, (Video 5 of 5) Benefits, Innovating With Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Fraser Parkinson, Community Manager at Spirit of Leithers Facebook Page, and Norman…

From  Morna Simpson on August 26th, 2017 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Blogging With Images For The Spirit of Leithers, (Video 4 of 5) Conditions, Innovating With Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Fraser Parkinson, Community Manager at Spirit of Leithers Facebook Page, and Norman…

From  Morna Simpson on August 26th, 2017 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Blogging With Images For The Spirit of Leithers, (Video 1 of 5) Context, Innovating With Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Fraser Parkinson, Community Manager at Spirit of Leithers Facebook Page, and Norman…

From  Morna Simpson on August 26th, 2017 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Blogging With Images For The Spirit of Leithers, (Video 3 of 5) Search Challenge, Innovating With Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Fraser Parkinson, Community Manager at Spirit of Leithers Facebook Page, and Norman…

From  Morna Simpson on August 26th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Blogging With Images For The Spirit of Leithers, (Video 2 of 5) Finding What You Need, Innovating With Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Fraser Parkinson, Community Manager at Spirit of Leithers Facebook Page, and Norman…

From  Morna Simpson on August 26th, 2017 0 likes 27 plays 0  

The Wikidata (R)evolution - Wikimania 2017

The Wikidata (R)evolution - Wikimania 2017 Wikidata is nearly 5 years old by now. The community has grown and our data is being used in many interesting places and ways. It is time to take a look…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 24th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Wikimania 2017 - GLAM afternoon session

Wikimania 2017 - Day 2, GLAM afternoon session Small GLAMs: opportunities & possibilities of working together with small cultural heritage institutions Michelle van Lanschot (Mtmlan84) - …

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Y BYWIADUR: the dictionary of life - Duncan Brown (Llên Natur) at Celtic Knot 2017

Y BYWIADUR: the dictionary of life: A joint venture with Wicipedia Cymraeg and other partners. Date: 6 July 2017 Speakers: Duncan Brown. Overview of topic: The Bywiadur is part of the Llên…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 20th, 2017 0 likes 45 plays 0