Subha and Wikimedians, We will sharing a detailed note (blog post) and pictures. It was an incredible experience over 4 days given the interest reciprocated by the Museum leadership, staff and volunteers.
We had set the stage for a few exciting projects to follow. Some links from the event: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:GLAM/NM Articles created (excluding user talk pages) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jade_Collection_in_National_Museum https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gyan_chauper https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carved_wood_vahanas_in_National_Museum https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivory_carved_tusk_depicting_Buddha_life_stories WIP https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Museum_(New_Delhi) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivory_Carved_Dashavtar (main article in Hindi created by staff) Translations into Indic languages are welcome and invited. A sample of some of the user talk pages the volunteers created to learn editing in WP over 2 full days prior to embarking on museum articles: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Anwaraj https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Aakritigupta92 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Saswatichaudhuri https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:SHIVI_NAITHANI regards Arun On Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 8:01 PM, Subhashish Panigrahi < subhash...@cis-india.org> wrote: > Congratulating Sowmyan, Arun, Shyamal, Konarak, Swapnil and all others > who have put their valuable time and efforts in making this a success! It > would be great if you could share a blog and pictures of the event. > > -- > Subha > > > On 06/01/14 7:56 PM, Gaurav Pruthi wrote: > > Hi Sowmyan, > Can you please share the link where schedule for upcoming programmes > (Specifically New Delhi) is shared. I'ws following meetups page I guess > such event wasn't posted there. > Thanks, > -Gaurav > On Jan 6, 2014 6:00 PM, "Sowmyan Tirumurti" <tsowm...@wikimedia.in> wrote: > >> Friends, >> >> We signed off 2013 and welcomed 2014 in style with a classic GLAM >> program at the National Museum in New Delhi. This is the best program I had >> seen till date. >> >> Join me in applauding Arun Ram, LShyamal, Konarak Ratnakar, and Swapnil >> for their contribution in making this event a success. >> >> Andrew Gray (WMUK) contributed to the first session related to this >> program with a personal address to the Museum folks on 23rd Dec 2013. We >> concluded the workshop on 5th Jan 2014. We still have some time to go >> before the 71 articles pilot is completed. That could take about 6 months. >> >> About 20 people have been trained and teams of about 4 members jointly >> worked on an article, and they were helped through till the publication of >> their first article. None of these are stubs. About 5 articles were >> published and their QRcode posted at the Museum. >> >> The enthusiasm of the participants was excellent. The support from the >> partner institution was great. We look forward to a great time for GLAM >> activities in India. >> >> Regards, >> Sowmyan >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> >> > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing listwikimediaindi...@lists.wikimedia.org > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > > > > -- > Subhashish Panigrahi > Programme Officer, Access To Knowledge > Centre for Internet and Societyhttp://cis-india.org > @psubhashish > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > >
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