GLAM Committee Minutes 2014-10-01
Wikimedia UK GLAM committee 1st October 2014 - 7:30-9 pm Development House, London (remote attendees need to liaise with JC re dial in details)
Minutes[edit | edit source]
Attendees[edit | edit source]
- Edward Hands - chair
- John Byrne
- Jonathan Cardy - GLAM organiser Wikimedia UK
Apologies[edit | edit source]
- Ally Crockford
- Joseph Seddon - WMUK Trustee
- Chris McKenna
- Robin Owain - Wiccipedian
Committee Membership[edit | edit source]
More members who have time to attend would be welcome
GLAM Newsletter[edit | edit source]
Some files are up on youtube but organisation could be better, ideally links to programme page on Wikimania. As would better metadata.
Events[edit | edit source]
The fringe and future program were discussed.
We discussed the relative merit and greater success of reactivating former editors as opposed to recruiting new ones.
Mass upload latest[edit | edit source]
Technology[edit | edit source]
Scanners are about to arrive, the rules for who gets them and how we publicise this were discussed.
Conferences and Exhibitions[edit | edit source]
WIR program[edit | edit source]
There is budget for more residencies, but a shortage of volunteers to assess them.