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Submissions/Science GLAM

From Wikimania 2014 • London, United Kingdom

After careful consideration, the Programme Committee has decided not to accept the below submission at this time. Thank you to the author(s) for participating in the Wikimania 2014 programme submission, we hope to still see you at Wikimania this August.

Submission no. 2033
Title of the submission

Science GLAM

Type of submission (discussion, hot seat, panel, presentation, tutorial, workshop)


Author of the submission
E-mail address
Daniel Mietchen
Country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, WikiProject Open Access
Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (at least 300 words to describe your proposal)

Within the multitude of interactions between the open communities and the cultural sector, activities increasingly reach institutions with a focus on science and related fields of research. This session will give an overview of existing open knowledge projects in botanical gardens, museums of science and natural history, zoos and similar institutions across the globe and also touch upon involvement of open communities in research projects.

  • GLAM Outreach
Length of session (if other than 30 minutes, specify how long)
30 minutes
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Slides or further information (optional)
Special requests

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  1. user:Mrjohncummings Are you doing zoo stuff? This proposal has zoo stuff in it. Blue Rasberry (talk) 22:41, 7 April 2014 (UTC)[reply]
  2. SarahStierch (talk) 20:23, 13 April 2014 (UTC)[reply]
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