HI again

Ok its up, I noticed you were at the SLNSW WWI editathon as well feel free
to expand that, I have asked Toby to provide some details on the image tool
mentioned as well

Thanks for your help
Gideon



On 4 December 2013 11:53, Gnangarra <gnanga...@gmail.com> wrote:

> 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-Wiki was 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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