Mobilizing Open Cultural Data muokkaa

Mobilizing Open Cultural Data is a Wikidata learning project by Wikimedia Suomi aimed at memory institutions and knowledge organizations as well as wikipedians to learn Wikidata together.

Events muokkaa

5–7 February Hack4FI

6 November 2015 klo 10.30 am–2 pm First learning session at Yle, with the topic of transition from Freebase to Wikidata in tagging. Hangout event (with no recording eventually), and local hands-on working. Collaborative notes.

2 October 2015 Opening workshop at Yle. See the project subpage, the presentations, the video recording and the collaborative notes.

Project parts and participants muokkaa

Learning network muokkaa

We invite organizations and wikimedians to learn together. We have contacted organizations with interesting and central open datasets or relevant use cases to learn from.

Coordination muokkaa

The project is coordinated by a group in Wikimedia Finland, consisting of the project coordinator, a project worker and one or more association actives.

Lessons on Wikipedia muokkaa

Together with the editor community, we build learning modules for both wikipedians and organizations to go through.

Workshops muokkaa

We are inviting organizations, hackers and wikimedians to learn together at 2 workshops. The autumn workshop will be held October 2 at YLE Finnish Broadcasting Company, at 10–18. The second workshop will be held in 2016.

Pilot uploads muokkaa

We will conduct several pilot uploads during the project, and document them as learning material. Working with uploads takes place primarily outside meetings.

Themes muokkaa

The content of the lessons and workshops is structured in 4 categories: For anyone, for wikipedians, for GLAMs and about using Wikidata as a reference.

Schedule muokkaa

Project starts 1.7.2015 and continues until 30.6.2016. The first workshop will be arranged in the first mutually suitable date. The second workshop will be arranged in 2016. The pilot uploads and documentation continue throughout the project.

Channels muokkaa

More info muokkaa

project presentation on Wikimedia Suomi wiki

Join learning Wikidata! muokkaa

Sign up for the project on the Finnish page.

Propose topics! muokkaa

You can also propose topics on the Finnish page!