Oh, this video is amazing! It could make a great introduction as background
information for an educational talk, and so much more :)

Lodewijk

On Fri, Jan 15, 2016 at 10:51 AM, Claudia Garad <claudia.ga...@wikimedia.at>
wrote:

> Thanks for the resources Zack!
>
> Our project partner the simpleshow foundation made a freely licensed
> educational video about Wikipedia as a birthday present - feel free to use
> and share everyone:
>
> Commons:
>
> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:How_Wikipedia_contributes_to_free_knowledge.webm#
>
> youtube:
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3cndZ9jISks
>
> Regards from Vienna!
> Claudia
>
> --
> Claudia Garád
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>
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> www.wikimedia.at
>
>
>
> Am 15.01.2016 01:41, schrieb Zachary McCune:
>
>> Hello everyone!
>>
>>
>> 15 January is Wikipedia's 15th birthday. That's right, it's Wikipedia Day!
>> This is the day we celebrate the beginning of the Wikimedia movement and
>> all of the free knowledge projects we share with the world.
>>
>> To celebrate, we are asking Wikipedia visitors (both anonymous readers and
>> logged-in users)  to tell us what Wikipedia means to them. It's all about
>> celebrating the impact of our movement.
>>
>> For the next 6 days, we will use some Central Notice banners to notify
>> users of our birthday milestone and ask for their thoughts. The banners
>> will be visible on Meta, Commons, and all language Wikipedias. The
>> messages
>> have been translated by the community into more than 98 languages (and
>> counting). The banners will link to the Wikipedia15 microsite [1], where
>> visitors can read the stories of 15 Wikimedians, review milestones from 15
>> years of Wikipedia, and contribute thoughts on what Wikipedia means to
>> them.
>>
>> Per MediaWiki, the timing will follow UTC. And of course, if you dismiss
>> the notice, it will permanently opt you opt of seeing Wikipedia15 banners
>> for the rest of the week.
>>
>> Questions? Send them my way.
>>
>> Want to get involved? Why not go to a Wikimedia party or event[2], edit
>> something new, share a Wikipedia15 illustration[3], or share a Wikipedia
>> birthday wish with #Wikipedia15 on your preferred social media!
>>
>>
>> All the best,
>>
>> - Zack
>>
>>
>> [1] https://15.wikipedia.org
>> [2] There are 149 events planned! Find one near you:
>> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia_15/Events
>> [3] https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Wikipedia15_Mark
>>
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