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Strategy/Wikimedia movement/2017/Sources/Italian Wikisource Village pump

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What group or community is this source coming from?

name of group Italian Wikisource
virtual location (page-link) or physical location (city/state/country) Village pump
Location type (e.g. local wiki, Facebook, in-person discussion, telephone conference) local wiki
# of participants in this discussion (a rough count) 8


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Summary for the discussion:

Line Statement (summary sentence) Keywords
1 Wikimedia projects should me more interconnected, in procedures, skills, data, and people. interconnection
2 It should be easier to contribute to Wikisource, uploading, transcribing and proofreading texts. easiness
3 Wikisource should host more Creative Commons licensed work (not it is more focused on public domain ones). E.g. open access articles. open access, creative commons
4 Texts published on Italian Wikisource contains link to author and works cited. Other Wikisource should do the same. hypertext, links, interconnection
5 Wikisource is not a digital library but a digital typography: it should be focused on scanned text needing proofreading and formatting, not on texts that are born-digital. typography, proofreading, formatting
6 Wikisource should be more integrated with other Wikimedia projects, without entity duplication. integration, interconnection, Wikidata
7 It should be easier to build services on Wikisource texts (e.g. mass export, text mining, etc.) easiness
8 It should be easier to read and edit Wikisource with e-book readers, smartphones and tablets. mobile
9 Texts should have coordinates allowing identification of different parts. text_coordinates
10 Wikimedia projects users should be able to annotate and underline text. web_annotation
11 It should be possible to quote a passage from a text on Wikisource univocally. quotations
12 Wikisource should be simpler and text editor should be improved. easiness
13 We need more information about Wikisource readers. readers
14 (Italian) Wikisource should allow original translations. translations
15 (Italian) Wikisource should host more kind of texts, without focusing only on scanned books. scope
16 Wikisource should work more with external partners (libraries, institutions) to obtain more texts. partner, libraries, institutions
17 Wikisource should increase quantity and quality of its content. quantity, quality
18 Wikisource need better software and technology to improve the experience of readers and editors. engineering, user experience
19 The wiki (free, public, collaborative) way should be spread even in real life, outside of Wikimedia and of the web (e.g. in environment care). real_life, wiki_way
20 An improvement to Wikisource software would improve productivity and serenity, and would bring more volunteers. engineering

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