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Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - the Wikimedia residency at the University of Edinburgh

The Wikimedia residency at the University of Edinburgh has been shortlisted for the 2019 LILAC Information Literacy Awards. The CILIP Information Literacy Group is proud to offer an award for…

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Wikipedia in the Classroom - Simon Riley and Richard Smith on the Reproductive Biology Wikipedia assignment

Dr. Simon Riley and Dr. Richard Smith of the MRC Centre for Reproductive Health were interviewed in March 2018 about the Wikipedia research assignment Senior Honours students on the Reproductive…

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#OER18 Session: Wikidata, the Semantic Web, and the emerging global knowledge base - Martin Poulter, University of Oxford

The Semantic Web has been through the extremes of the hype cycle, from being an imminent revolution that would change all our daily lives, to being a mirage forever out of reach. Now, the vision…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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The Value of a Wikimedian in Residence - Melissa Highton and Ewan McAndrew (University of Edinburgh)

Presenters: Melissa Highton - Melissa Highton - Assistant Principal Online Learning, the University of Edinburgh. Ewan McAndrew - User:Stinglehammer - Wikimedian in Residence at the University of…

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Wikimania 2017 Closing Ceremony

Wikimania is the annual conference celebrating Wikipedia and its sister free knowledge projects with three days of conferences, discussions, meetups, training, and workshops. Hundreds of volunteers…

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Welsh Wikipedia Thinking Big - Keynote address by Jason Evans at the Celtic Knot 2017 conference

Celtic Knot 2017 keynote presentation - Jason Evans (Wikimedian in Residence at the National Library of Wales) Welsh Wicipedia – Thinking big Jason Evans will discuss his strategy for…

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The Wikimedia Residency at the University of Edinburgh

In January 2016, the University of Edinburgh employed a Wikimedian in Residence. The remit was to raise awareness of Wikipedia and its sister projects. To design and deliver digital skills…

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Putting Wikipedia and Open Practice into the mainstream in a University - Martin Poulter at OER17

Putting Wikipedia and Open Practice into the mainstream in a University. Timeslot: Wed, Apr 5 2017, 11:20am – 12:40pm at the 2017 Open Educational Resources Conference in London. Authors:…

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Alice White - Wikimedian in Residence at the Wellcome Library | Wikimedia UK

This video is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/ For full licensing details and more…

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Wikipedia Science Conference 2015 summary video | Wikimedia UK

Learn more about our Wikipedia Science Conference, held at the Wellcome Collection in London from 2-3 September 2015. The video features interviews with organisers and delegates, talking about their…

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Wikimania 2016 - 'Edit button' by Andy Mabbett - Making your first edit

Andy has been a Wikipedia editor since 2003 and has worked as a Wikipedian in residence at several institutions, including the Royal Society for Chemistry, ORCID and TED. Overview of topic: You can…

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Wikimania 2016 - GLAM (Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums) by Liam Wyatt, Jane Darnell

Liam Wyatt (Wittylama): Australian living in Italy, Liam is the GLAMwiki coordinator for Europeana, founder of GLAM-Wiki project and world's first Wikipedian in Residence. Jane Darnell…

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