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MIT OCW videos - help wanted
Hello Mosborne, thanks for your kind words. I am actively looking for people like yourself to start requesting specific clips. MIT wants to start out gradually, with only clips of videos and not entire videos relicensed and uploaded, and focusing on clips that would be used in at least one article. Aside from that caveat, the Lewin videos are all fair game for requests - we can get the raw video to work on transcoding (you can do it yourself, but should also ping Peter Kaufman who will be glad to hear of your work). Then we'll have to ask again for a bulk approval for relicensing. The good professor is most excited about this work.
I have tentative bio and chem leads, but the next professors who seem likely to get involved are in Math and CS. Could you make a list of specific clips you'd like to include, with a link to an article that might include it? Something of the form:
8.117 - E&M on Manifolds (Fall 2012) L12 (Electromagnetic Lie algebras) 2:13-4:10 Magnetic monopole kernels 5:54-6:40 Commutativity of charge 9:55-18:30 Electric field operators L14 (Variational potentials) ... &c.
Hi, Mosborne01, and thanks for uploading your videos to Commons. It looks like something went wrong when you converted File:Westminster-abbey.ogv to the Ogg format, resulting in an unplayable file. Could you please reupload it? Again, thanks! —Ilmari Karonen (talk) 17:05, 13 August 2011 (UTC)
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