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5 min Introduction
10 minutes each/ 4 speakers
10 minutes each/ 4 speakers

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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, Wikipedia Organizer)
Personal homepage or blog
Wikipedia:GLAM/Metropolitan New York Library Council,Wikipedia:GLAM/Barnard College.
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 libraries engage with Wikipedia. Case study lightning talks 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.
Presenter Institution Type of Library
Megan Wacha Barnard College Library Academic Library
Natalie Mildtbrodt Queens Public Library Public Library
Marek Zielinski Józef Piłsudski Institute of America Private Cultural Institute
TBA Frick Art Reference Library Museum Library
Moderator: Dorothy Howard Metro Library Consortium
Length of presentation/talk 
60-75 mins


5 min Introduction

10 minutes each/ 4 speakers

15 minutes of question time and discussion

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