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OABOT: Making Wikipedia's Citations Accessible - Jake Orlowitz

Wikipedia's citations are the largest curated bibliography in the world. They are the foundation of Wikipedia's reliability and verifiability. They are also the top-6 referrer to all…

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Ewan McAndrew - Wikimedian in Residence
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English
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14/12/2016

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…

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Ewan McAndrew - Wikimedian in Residence
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
25/08/2017

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…

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Andrew Lih
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
11/08/2017

Wikimania 2017 - Is Wikipedia ready for videos?

Is Wikipedia ready for videos? Itzik Edri, Israel. On July 2016, Wikimedia Israel, announced a new cooperation with the Israeli News Company, which produces the primetime news program on…

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Andrew Lih
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English
Date Created
12/08/2017

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) - …

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Andrew Lih
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
12/08/2017

Wikimedia 2030 - What is the future we want to build together?

What is the future we want to build together? In early 2017, a movement-wide discussion will begin to define Wikimedia's future role in the world and develop a collaborative strategy to fulfill…

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Wikimedia Foundation
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
10/03/2017

How to create a good school project on Wikipedia

Simon Villeneuve - How to create a good school project on Wikipedia Cégep de Chicoutimi Université du Québec à Chicoutimi [French] Plus une version linguistique de…

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Wikimedia Foundation
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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French
Date Created
11/08/2017

Wikimania 2017 Opening: Jimmy Wales and Gabriella Coleman in conversation - Community and information in a partisan world

16 mins in: Day 1 of Wikimania 2017 begin with a welcome from Katherine Maher, Executive Director at the Wikimedia Foundation This is followed by: Jimmy Wales in conversation with Gabriella Coleman,…

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Wikimedia Foundation
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
11/08/2017

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…

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Andrew Lih
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
12/08/2017

Wikipedia tools for spreadsheets

Andrew Lih does a quick demonstration on how to use Wikipedia Tools for Spreadsheets add on. Captured at Wikimania 2017 Lightning Talks session. Wikimania is the annual conference celebrating…

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Andrew Lih
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English
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13/08/2017

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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Wikimedia UK
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English
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13/08/2017

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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Wikimedia Foundation
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
13/08/2017

Wikimania 2017 - The Internet Archive and Wikimedia - Common Knowledge Goals

Wikimania 2017 - The Internet Archive and Wikimedia - Common Knowledge Goals session. Friday, August 11, 2017. The presentation begins at 12 mins in. Presenters: Wendy Hanamura, Director of…

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Andrew Lih
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
11/08/2017

Katherine Maher, Wikimedia Foundation 'In Praise of Open'

Katherine Maher, executive director for the Wikimedia Foundation, gave the opening keynote at the ICA SBA 17 in Stockholm. She spoke about the need for transparency in a fact resistant world, and…

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naringslivshistoria
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
03/05/2017

QuickStatements - adding mass edits to Wikidata

In this video, Navino Evans (Histropedia) will demonstrate how statements can be added to Wikidata on multiple data items by importing data from a Google Spreadsheet into the Quickstatements tool. In…

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Ewan McAndrew - Wikimedian in Residence
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Creative Commons - Attribution
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English
Date Created
09/08/2017

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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English
Date Created
06/07/2017