Fwd: Wikipaedia and the Wilderness: Workshop by L Shyamal, Saturday, March 1, 2014 : 1 post by 1 author.
A Wikipedia workshop for naturalists, photographers, artists, researchers and other outdoors enthusiasts by Shyamal Lakshminarayanan
NOTE: The event is free and volunteer driven
– Philosophical foundations, encyclopaedias and knowledge compendia, libraries
– Copyright, the public domain and licensing
– The mechanics of uploading, editing on Wikipedia
– Referencing, quality control, social and other aspects of Wikipedia
(The registration is j ust for logistics’ sake. The event is open for public)
What’s in for you?
NOTE: Feel free to carry your laptops and any images you would want to contribute or content you wish to add to wiki ( Wi-fi available). If you are bringing your laptop, please ensure that you register a Wikipedia login and password before getting to the venue as the Wikipedia servers have a limit on number of usernames that can be registered from a single IP address in a short time period.