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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  

Exploring a cultural gap on Wikimedia: the case of the visual arts

SpeakersMartin Poulter, User:MartinPoulter Waqas Ahmed, the Open University/ the Da Vinci Network Daria Cybulska, Wikimedia UK Girl Reciting Qur'an by Osman Hamdi Bey (1880)AbstractDemographic…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 24th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Neat and tidy: data quality on Wikidata

Session Notes (etherpad)SpeakersLydia Pintscher is the product manager of Wikidata. She studied computer science at the University of Karlsruhe before joining Wikimedia in 2012. She is a long-time…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 24th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Wikimedia Movement and the Paradox of Open

SpeakersAnna Mazgal, Senior EU Policy Advisor at Wikimedia DeutschlandTanveer Hassan, Senior Program Officer, Community Resources at Wikimedia FoundationAlek Tarkowski, Strategy Director at Open…

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

GLAMs and Open Access: The Met Museum and the Smithsonian Institution as Case Studies

SpeakersKelly Doyle: Open Knowledge Coordinator, American Women's History Initiative, Smithsonian InstitutionAndrew Lih: Met Museum / Wikimedian at Large, Smithsonian InstitutionAbstractIn this…

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

Wikimania 2021 : the annual Wikipedia Conference - General Opening with Jimmy Wales

Speakers: Phoebe Ayers, Iolanda Pensa, Joel Letang, Sandister Tei, Gnangarra, Jess Wade and Jimmy Wales What is Wikimania? Wikimania is the Wikimedia movement’s annual conference celebrating…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 16th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

COL - Introduction to the Library for Pre-Sessional Students

Introductory talk on Library resources for pre-sessional English Language students in the Centre for Open Learning

From  Jenny Lauder on July 25th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Open Education Awards for Excellence: Open Resilience Award.

The Open Education Resource Service's submission for the Open Education Awards for Excellence: Open Resilience Award.

From  Stephanie Farley on July 15th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Introduction to Wikisource - Wikipedia's sister project and the free digital hyper library

Introduction to Wikisource - Wikipedia's sister project and the free digital hyper library How to get started uploading open-licenced books to be OCR-ed and proofread and linked to Wikipedia.…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 5th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

(UG and PG) How-to Choose a Language Course 2021-2022

The Centre for Open Learning and the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures explain how to take both credit and non-credit language courses. *Please note Swahili is no longer available -…

From  Thomas Chaurin on June 29th, 2021 0 likes 318 plays 0  

Making hoop glider

This video provides guidance to teachers using the OER: Flight School Forces, Lesson 4 Missiles, to create a weighted missile using straws, paper, and tape. This video was created by Joanna Barrie…

From  Stephanie Farley on May 3rd, 2021 0 likes 6 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 5 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Publishing your journal article

Unsure where to get started with publishing your article in a journal? Join us to find out what editors and publishers look for and how you can best prepare yourself for the world of academic…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 31 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  

Software Licensing, Open Source and Sharing Your Code

Lecture on Software Licensing, Open Source and Sharing Your Code from the EPCC MSc online course on Programming Skills in Semester 1, Academic Year 2020/21

From  Neil Chue Hong on November 23rd, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0