Goals for this document
This document is a work in progress, developed by the Wikimedia and Libraries User Group. You are invited to contribute to it.
The main purpose of this work is to provide:
- An overview of Wikimedia projects and how librarians can contribute to them
- General LIS skills required for librarians such as the use of citation styles and Google Drive
General Wikipedia training
- The Georgia Library Association documentation on how to hold an edit-a-thon.
General resources available for Wikidata training are collected here.
Wikidata training exercises and materials: NB: both are from the OCLC webinar by Andrew Lih and Robert Fernandez
Relevant projects on Wikidata
IFLA Wikidata Working Group
Reference support for Wikidata
Wikidata Query Service
WikiCite and Scholia
Scholia is a tool for visualizing WikiCite data in a manner that facilitates bibliometric analysis of academic publications and research. It is part of the broader Wikidata:WikiProject Source MetaData and WikiCite initiative.
What is Meta-Wiki
How to determine a Conflict-of-Interest
There is lots of discussion of regarding conflict of interest for cultural institutions.
Library and Information Science skills
Citation analysis and Scientometrics
Using Google Drive and Google Docs
Introduction to Citation Styles
Citation style on Wikipedia