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Revision as of 16:04, 15 April 2014

Title of the submission
Type of submission
Author of the submission
Dorothy Howard, Megan Wacha
E-mail address
dhoward@metro.org, mwacha@barnard.edu
User:Or drohowa User:Mwacha
US state or country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)
Metropolitan New York Library Council (Wikipedian-in-Residence), Barnard Library (Librarian)
Personal homepage or blog
Wikipedia:GLAM/Barnard College, Wikipedia:GLAM/Metropolitan New York Library Council
Since the launch of the Wikipedia Loves Libraries campaign in 2011, New York cultural heritage institutions have embraced Wikipedia as a means to connect their patrons to the world, and the world to their collections. This panel will explore how different types of institutions engage with Wikipedia. Case studies will be presented by individuals engaging in Wikipedia projects in 4 areas of librarianship: the academic library, the public library, the private cultural library, and the museum library. Each case study will offer insight into the symbiotic relationship between reference materials, the institutions that provide access, and Wikipedia.
Length of presentation/talk
75 minutes



15 minutes each/ 4 speakers

15 minutes of question time and discussion

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