[Wiki Loves Monuments] Connected Open Heritage project started
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Fri Jan 22 14:54:42 UTC 2016
The data will migrate into Wikidata and so will be following, and limited
by, the standards as they are implemented there.
Specifically discussion about the structure of the data will happen at
you are welcome to join in the discussions.
As for tooling we haven't decided on any specifics yet but likely most
tools would be of use (possibly with some minor tweaking) for, at least,
other data on Wikidata.
André Costa (WMSE)
On 21 January 2016 at 17:24, Ilya Korniyko <intracer at gmail.com> wrote:
> This is very interesting project.
> Are you going to use standarts like CIDOC CRM, International Core Data
> Standard for Archaeological and Architectural Heritage and W3C standarts
> for Linked Data?
> Have you investigated and are you going to reuse tools and experience from
> various existing project like Europeana?
> Are the tools going to be generic enough to support other fields of
> knowledge beyound objects of Wiki Loves Monuments?
> How are you going to plan and implement your tools?
> This details of are currently missing in your description pages.
> On Thu, Jan 21, 2016 at 5:52 PM, Axel Pettersson <
> axel.pettersson at wikimedia.se> wrote:
>> Hi all, (cross posting on purpose, no excuses)
>> Great news for everyone interested in cultural heritage.
>> Wikimedia Sverige, along with partners UNESCO, Wikimedia Italia and
>> Cultural Heritage without Borders, has received a $300,000 grant from
>> Kulturstiftelsen (the Swedish postcode lottery) to work on a project called Connected
>> Open Heritage.
>> The project lasts until July 2017, and during that time we will work on:
>> Migrating the information in the WLM database to Wikidata
>> Updating and adding new data about monuments, including from ten
>> countries where cultural heritage is at risk
>> Uploading tens of thousands of images and media files from cultural
>> heritage institutions
>> Increasing awareness about what the Wikimedia movement is doing in
>> the cultural heritage field, both to the Wikimedia communities, general
>> public and also to experts in the field
>> Promoting open data and free licenses
>> Organizing a photo exhibition with images of cultural heritage in at
>> least three countries.
>> All info on the project, including who to contact if you want to get
>> involved, timeplan, activities and such are available on Meta. The talk
>> page on Meta is open for comments and questions, and all input on this is
>>  https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Connected_Open_Heritage
>> Best regards,
>> Axel Pettersson
>> Projektledare GLAM/Outreach
>> Wikimedia Sverige
>> +46 (0)733 96 55 65
>> axel.pettersson at wikimedia.se
>> Twitter: @Haxpett <https://twitter.com/#%21/haxpett>
>> Stöd fri kunskap, bli medlem i Wikimedia Sverige.
>> Läs mer på *wikimedia.se/sv/blimedlem <http://wikimedia.se/sv/blimedlem>*
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> З повагою,
> Ілля Корнійко
> Голова Правління ГО «Вікімедіа Україна»
> +38 067 65 66 177
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