Search for tag: "open knowledge"

Wikipedia in the Curriculum in 'the new normal': Student-led activism promoting knowledge equity and SDG4.

Presentation by Ewan McAndrew, Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh, for the Open Education Resources Conference 2021. 21-22 April 2021 Wikipedia in the Classroom in the new…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 23rd, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Translation Studies MSc - Wikipedia project

Summary of the Translation Studies MSc Wikipedia project with best practice advice. Link to assignment page:…

From  Karen Howie on November 5th, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Being a Wikimedia UK Trustee

A short reflection on being a Wikimedia UK Trustee by Lorna M. Campbell. Recorded for Trustee Week 2020.

From  Lorna Campbell on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Closing the Gender Gap | Wikimedia UK

Wikimedia UK is the national chapter for the global Wikimedia movement which supports Wikipedia and its sister sites. This video showcases the work of Wikimedia UK and the community of Wikimedians in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 7th, 2020 1 likes 33 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 6 plays 0  

Wikidata, Wikibase, & a federated ecosystem of knowledge - Dario Taraborelli, Daniel Mietchen

Over the past several years, interest in leveraging Wikidata as an open knowledge base has been growing in areas ranging from cultural heritage institutions and libraries to research and technology…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

The Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools (JROST) - Wikidata and WikiCite

Dario Taraborelli talks about Wikidata and WikiCite at the Summer 2018 workshop for the Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools: https://www.wikidata.org/ http://wikicite.org/ Slides:…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

And finally... what's your favourite Wikipedia article?

Staff and students at the University of Edinburgh were interviewed in March 2018 about their experiences with Wikipedia. As a final question, they were all asked what their favourite Wikipedia…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Isabella Skea - writing the Wikipedia article on "The Lass o' Pairts"

Isabella Skea - writing the Wikipedia article on "The Lass o' Pairts" Timelapse demonstration of the process of drafting a new page and then publishing it on Wikipedia.

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 55 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 57 plays 0  

2 - Innovating With Open Knowledge

Innovating With Open Knowledge Lorna M. Campbell LTW

From  Ileana Iacobescu on December 1st, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Wikipedia at the Royal Society: The good, the bad and the ugly

Wikipedia at the Royal Society: The good, the bad and the uglyBy Duncan Hull, University of Manchester, UK Video by Vince Lane. This talk was part of the 'Physiology on Wikipedia'…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 18th, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0  

The Edinburgh Seven: Changing the Way Stories Are Told - Melissa Highton at the Physiological Society - 13 October 2017

The Edinburgh Seven by Melissa Highton, University of Edinburgh, UK Video by Vince Lane. This talk was part of the 'Physiology on Wikipedia' event for Physiology Friday 2017. The…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 18th, 2017 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Introduction to Wikimedia - Andy Mabbett at the Physiological Society 13 October 2017

An Introduction to Wikimedia by Andy Mabbett, The Physiological Society’s Wikipedian in Residence Video by Vince Lane. This talk was part of the 'Physiology on Wikipedia' event…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 18th, 2017 0 likes 2 plays 0