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Open Learn Introduction for Foundations for All

A short tutorial introducing Open Learn for the Foundations for All programme running in Uganda in 2021

From  Michael Gallagher on September 19th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Using Wikimedia Commons to support learning

A short video created to use Wikimedia Commons as part of the Foundations for All course running in Uganda in 2021

From  Michael Gallagher on August 28th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Exploring the Main Page on Wikisource

A video exploring Wikisource's Main Page. Wikisource, the free library

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 27th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Leith Improvement Scheme - Pattypan upload to Wikimedia Commons

A video demonstrating the process of uploading images to Wikimedia Commons in bulk using Pattypan. In this example, images from the Tower Block Archive are uploaded. Leith Improvement Scheme…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 27th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Tower Block Archive - Aberdeen Pattypan Upload to Wikimedia Commons

A video demonstrating the process of uploading images to Wikimedia Commons in bulk using Pattypan. In this example, images from the Tower Block Archive are uploaded. Tower Block Archive: Home |…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 23rd, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Advanced Searching for OER: an Introduction

A tutorial on advanced searching for OER for the Foundations for All programme running in Kiryandongo and Kampala. Uganda in 2021.

From  Michael Gallagher on August 22nd, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

OER Africa Introduction

An introduction to OER Africa for the Foundations for All programme running in Kampala and Kiryandongo, Uganda in 2021.

From  Michael Gallagher on August 22nd, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Introducing Curated Commons: A social curation plattform for freely licensed images

SpeakersChristina Rupprecht (WMDE), Lukas Walenciak (WMDE)AbstractWith its Attribution Generator, Wikimedia Deutschland has built an easy-to-use tool supporting the generation of license notices for…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 16th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

A New Open GLAM Program at Creative Commons

SpeakersBrigitte Vezina AbstractGLAMs’ public interest mission is squarely aligned with the open access ethos. Indeed, making their collections as openly accessible, shareable, and reusable as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 16th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Structured data on Wikimedia Commons: today and tomorrow

AbstractThe development of Structured Data on Commons, or SDC, took place between 2017 and 2019. Since then, it has been an important feature to make media files on Wikimedia Commons more…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 16th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Creative Commons license stewardship: 20 years and beyond.

SpeakersSarah Pearson Kat Walsh AbstractThe Creative Commons licenses have just reached their 20th birthday. Now on Version 4.0, the CC licenses are some of the most widely-used licenses for free…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 16th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

OER Commons Tutorial

OER Commons Tutorial for Digital Skills

From  Michael Gallagher on August 7th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Building blocks of UK Copyright: Using licences

This video explains how licences apply to copyright works, different licence types, and how they can be used.

From  Stephanie Farley on June 2nd, 2021 1 likes 17 plays 0  

How to openly license and share videos on Media Hopper Create

Short video running through the steps required to licence, publish, and allow re-use of videos on Media Hopper Create. More information on the licensing options can be found on an additional video…

From  Stephanie Farley on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Evolution versus Devolution - Peter Reid, Edinburgh Law School

The Edinburgh Centre for Constitutional Law presents Evolution versus Devolution: Contrasting the Devolution Certificates of the Speaker of the House of Commons and the Presiding Officer of the…

From  Iain Mcgee on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Using existing, open, data for your dissertation research (CSE & CMVM)

Want to find some research data you can analyse for your dissertation? Working to a tight deadline? The Research Data Service can help you find openly-licensed research datasets to choose from, which…

From  Pauline Ward on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0