User Digest Title:' GLAM
Date: Saturday 25 June 2016
Time: 14.30 - 15.00
Venue: Gym Palace (map)
- 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 (Jane023): American living in the Netherlands, Jane is the Wikipedian in Residence for TED and leader on the Wikidata project 'Sum of All Paintings'.
Overview of topic:
A whirlwind tour of current trends and recent changes in the field of Wikimedia partnerships with the Cultural Sector, known as GLAM-WIKI.
Particular emphasis on relevant news in Wikidata, Commons uploads, competitions.
Followed by a roundup of some GLAM sessions at the rest of the conference.
- Wikipedian in Residence - the list is expanding and now includes "Wikimedians not in Residence"
- Libraries: Catalonia's Network of Public Libraries; m:The Wikipedia Library; en:Wikipedia:Visiting Scholars
- Wikidata: Sum of All Paintings project.
- Innovations of re-use:
- GLAM data vs. GLAM image donations: File:Self Portrait of Rembrandt aged 21 Rijksmuseum - enwiki article 25-jun-2016.png
- Art History Challenge, TED Speakers Challenge
- "Cultural heritage in Italy" (was on Wednesday)
- "Discussions: What are the movement-wide opportunities for supporting and growing GLAM-Wiki?" (was yesterday)
- "Wiki-wisdom for cultural institutions. Tried and tested formats for GLAMs" (was earlier today)
- "Training: Wikidata & GLAM - intermediate workshop" (later today)
- GLAM coordinators meeting @ Bar restaurant Oasi (tonight!)
- "Guided tours of the cultural heritage of Esino Lario" (Sunday morning)
- "How You and the Rest of the Wikimedia Movement Can Help Preserve the World’s Cultural Heritage" (Sunday afternoon)