I'll let know when its done so you can have a poke round and including any
thing else you'd to see noted


On 4 December 2013 11:46, Liam Wyatt <liamwy...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Certainly :-)
>
> wittylama.com
> Peace, love & metadata
>
>
> On 4 December 2013 14:44, Gnangarra <gnanga...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> HI Liam
>>
>> Can I take this to create the basis of a section on the event in
>> https://outreach.wikimedia.org/wiki/GLAM/Newsletter/November_2013/Contents/Australia_and_New_Zealand_reportwhich
>>  is due out in 3 days
>>
>> Cheers
>> Gideon
>>
>>
>> On 2 December 2013 12:20, Liam Wyatt <liamwy...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On Friday, user:Aliaretiree and user:Rubicon49bce (Mylee and Katherine
>>> from the State Library of NSW) and myself did a full-day training
>>> workshop at the National Library for representatives of each of the other
>>> State Libraries in Australia. This is part of the project to write articles
>>> about digitised newspapers in Trove. The event was under the auspices of
>>> the annual 'Australian Newspapers Plan' consortium meeting (a committee of
>>> all the state libraries to coordinate their newspaper
>>> collecting/preservation).
>>>
>>> WP event project page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia
>>> :GLAM/State_Library_of_New_South_Wales/NSLA_Training_November_2013
>>>
>>> This training session was significant not only in terms of the fact that
>>> there are a couple of trained Wikipedia editors among the staff of each
>>> state/territory library now, but also because this was the culmination of
>>> the SLNSW Wikipedia project (which included the Wikipedian In Residence
>>> with user:Whiteghost.ink earlier in the year). The project was always
>>> hoping to be able to develop enough skill and confidence within the
>>> SLNSW that editing WP became part of 'business as usual' for their
>>> staff, and that they could then train other state libraries too. So, to sit
>>> up the back of the room and watch two of my former 'students' deliver
>>> their own WP training day was brilliant!
>>>
>>> Thanks especially to user:99of9 (Toby, also one of the original 
>>> SLNSWtrainers) for helping out remotely during the day and over the weekend 
>>> in
>>> ensuring the articles we created were given the once-over and all our new
>>> users were welcomed.
>>>
>>> You can see the practical results of the day, in terms of new users and
>>> new articles created, here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia
>>> :GLAM/State_Library_of_New_South_Wales/NSLA
>>> _Training_November_2013#Trainees
>>> [note there are two articles currently sitting in the 'articles for
>>> creation' queue and one is currently being debated for deletion. If people
>>> could weigh in on those that would be helpful].
>>>
>>> Sincerely,
>>> -Liam / Wittylama
>>>
>>> p.s.
>>> On a side note - here at the NLA we just had a public guest talk by
>>> user:edsu (Ed Summers) from the Library of Congress. He spent basically
>>> the entire time talking about how good wikipedia was and why GLAM-Wikiwas 
>>> really important, and showing off some of the visualisation tools he's
>>> created to demonstrate that - such as Linkypedia http://wikistream.
>>> wmflabs.org/ and Wikistream http://wikistream.wmflabs.org/
>>> You don't often get a better endorsement than that!
>>>
>>> -Liam
>>>
>>>
>>> wittylama.com
>>> Peace, love & metadata
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