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


Mr. Daniel Mietchen


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

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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