19-21 June 2013
University of Geneva
Europe/Zurich timezone

BG6 - Reusing Open Acces materials - a Wikimedia perspective (Room R150)

20 Jun 2013, 16:15
Room R150 ()

Room R150

Speaker

Mr. Daniel Mietchen

Description

Content :
- Introduction to Wikimedia, its mission and how it is aligned with Open Access
- Using Wikipedia's popularity to share research
- Publishing to and from Wikipedia
- Reuse of Open Access materials on Wikimedia projects
- Discussion of current barriers to reuse, beyond licensing issues

Aims:
To share and discuss examples of reuse of Open Access materials, to identify barriers to reuse and to highlight some approaches to overcoming them.

Contributors :
- Daniel Mietchen
- Lane Rasberry
- Samuel Klein

Possible outcomes :
A set of recommendations on how to publish in a way that facilitates reuse

Comments :
The session will be planned at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Open_Access/Wikimedia_at_OAI8 - and you can edit it.

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