Meeting Minutes-3 May 2017
Shannon Eichelberger (SE)
Eugene Eichelberger (EE)
Rebecca O’Neill (RO)
Sharon Flynn (SF)
Dan Garry (DG)
Interview invitations to be sent out tonight to candidates
EE and SE will conduct interviews-anyone else is welcome to attend
Program Coordinator Update (RO)
Met with contact at National Library of Ireland-staff member has been
brought on to push towards more open licensing Offered to
provide in house
training on CC licensing.
Contacted a member of the Digital Repository of Ireland-waiting to
Trinity Library-planning another event around the Terry Pratchet
collection. “4 May is the tentative date.
Attended Creative Ireland Event run by Dublin City Council. The city
is looking to collaborate with stakeholders to promote creative
Met with members of the crafting community looking to get more positive
imagery of crafting out there. Attending their meeting on 14 May.
Created a Draft Newsletter. Want to make it a monthly recurrence.
24 May-Trinity College Dublin-2-5pm-Terry Pratchet Collection Workshop
August-UCC-RO reported that Donna will possibly run another even in
August. She also found another professor at UCC using Wikipedia
Possible future events
WLM editing workshop
Library Association workshop
Trinity faculty who are looking to work with Wikipedia in the
Vicipéid Workshop-SF spoke to contact in Galway. He would like to run
a more informal event, with perhaps 405 people, at the end of August.
Potential theme: Redressing the Balance-each participant finds an article
that is meaningful to them to improve. Wants to run the entire
Irish. RO suggested a pre-event training.
July 5-6-Celtic Knot-Edinburgh-RO has registered and booked her
flights and accommodation
August 23-25 International Symposium on Open Collaboration (OpenSym
2017)-Galway-RO cannot attend. It is open to someone else to
attend in her
RO is still putting out feelers for an exhibition. Will contact some
local artists for ideas.
-- Shannon Eichelberger, Chair
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