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M&M Podcast 25: The one where we talk to Ewan McAndrew and Clea Strathmann about knowledge equity and Wikipedia

The twenty-fifth episode (we think) of the Michael and Myles (M&M) podcast sees us talking with Ewan McAndrew (Wikimedian in Residence) and Clea Strathmann (Open data and knowledge equity…

From  Michael Gallagher on July 1st, 2021 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Scotland -5 years supporting open knowledge - Digital Skills Festival

5 years' supporting open knowledge and 21st century digital research skills with Wikipedia and its sister projects About this event “Historically, knowledge has been concentrated in the…

From  Christina Hussell on June 24th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

M&M Podcast 24: The one where we talk with Lorna Campbell

The twenty-fourth episode (we think) of the Michael and Myles (M&M) podcast sees us talking with the exceptionally gracious Lorna Campbell. Lorna has a long standing commitment to supporting open…

From  Michael Gallagher on June 16th, 2021 0 likes 28 plays 0  

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  

WikiCite 2020: Citations in Swedish Parliamentary documents

Citations in Swedish Parliamentary and Judicial documents and their use. Part of the WikiCite 2020 virtual conference. More information at…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 2nd, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

WikiCite 2020: The state of WikiCite - an initiative to collect bibliographic and citation information, particularly references cited

Part of the WIkiCite 2020 Virtual Conference: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiCite/2020_Virtual_conference 02:09 - Presentation by Daniel Mietchen Summary: WikiCite is an initiative to…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Wiki Loves Monuments

Wiki Loves Monuments is an international photo competition which takes part throughout the month of September every year, and is supported by the Wikimedia Foundation. The aim is to crowdsource as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Why I am editing Wikipedia by Dr. Jess Wade at Women in STEM Connect

Talk by Dr. Jess Wade at the University of Edinburgh's Women in STEM Connect edit-a-thon on Sunday 16th August 2020.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

How to edit Wikipedia - a 1 hour tutorial

Editing Wikipedia has never been easier using the new Visual Editor interface which makes editing Wikipedia as easy as using Microsoft Word or Wordpress blogs. This 1 hour workshop is aimed…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Teaching with Wikipedia - a practical 'how to' guide.

This online session is for any course leaders interested in learning more about Wikipedia Education assignments. The workshop showcases best practice derived from working with over a dozen course…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

How to use an image from Wikimedia Commons on Wikipedia.

Images are an important part of bringing a Wikipedia page to life. This video talks you through how to add an image to a Wikipedia article from Wikimedia Commons.

From  Hannah Rothmann on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

How to upload an image onto Wikimedia Commons.

Images are an important part of Wikipedia and other Wikimedia projects. This video explains how to upload an image onto Wikimedia Commons, an online repository of free to use media and images.

From  Hannah Rothmann on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

How to create an account on Wikipedia.

A video on how to create an account on Wikipedia. Anyone can create a user account on Wikipedia. You should choose your username carefully as all your edits will appear under this name. It does not…

From  Hannah Rothmann on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

How to enable the visual editor on Wikipedia.

A video on how to enable the visual editor on Wikipedia.

From  Hannah Rothmann on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0