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Wikisul User Group

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Wikisul: Bringing Wikimedia to University and University to Wikimedia

General Information


Wikisul User Group (PT:Grupo de Usuários Wikisul) aims to gather editors living in southern Brazil who are interested in organizing and participating in outreach activities involving universities and Wikimedia projects, especially Wikipedia (see objectives below), and to promote and participate in the projects offered by the Wikimedia Foundation.

It aims to organize the active members of Wikimedia in the states of Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina and Paraná. Although it is mandatory to live in one of these states to join Wikisul, no compulsory disaffiliation will be done if the editor moves to another region after membership.

Mission, Objectives and Focus[edit]


  • Encourage approximation between universities and Wikimedia projects.


  1. Creation, improvement and maintenance of main and auxiliary pages (as categories, templates and lists) relevant to university public, such as biographies of thinkers and teachers, as well as academic themes;
  2. Improvement of internal policies aiming greater reliability of information on Wikipedia;
  3. Mediation and creation of mechanisms for more reliable use of Wikipedia in academic environment;
  4. Promotion of university events about Wikipedia and Wikimedia;
  5. Training of personnel to achieve the previous objectives.


  1. Wikisul is limited to the South Region of Brazil;
  2. Wikisul is limited to the relation betwenn WMF projects and Universities (including colleges, university libraries and university museums).

Members, Partners and Supporters[edit]


If you want to participate, please add your username/name below. Your participation is highly appreciated. The members maillist is: wikisul@lists.wikimedia.org . We also have an exclusive telegram group for members, please request the access link.

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Disclaimer: All members have equal decision-making powers, but are each responsible for their own projects. The user group is responsible for supporting and helping other members' projects whenever possible and available. All members, partners and supporters must respect the Wikimedia policies, especially the Code of Conduct and the Friendly space policies for face-to-face meetings. Failure to respect these policies will be evaluated by the "Designated Contacts for Wikimedia Foundation" in consultation with the WMF and other members of the Wikisul.

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Designated Contacts for Wikimedia Foundation[edit]

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