Commons:State Library of Queensland/Reports/3
This is the third monthly progress report for the collaboration between the State Library of Queensland and Wikimedia community. This report was compiled between March 31 and April 1, summarising the activity in March 2011.
The focus in March has been the 5000 images of ships, and improving the software to better manage batches. Almost all of the images of ships have been uploaded, and the English Wikipedia WikiProject was notified at w:Wikipedia_talk:WikiProject_Ships#5000_images_uploaded.
In March there was a 70% increase in distinct images being used across the projects.
In the first half of March approximately 4670 images of ships were uploaded.
There are 14,018 images from the State Library of Queensland in the category Category:Images from the State Library of Queensland. This includes the 66 Pre-collaboration uploads.
509 images (3.63%) are used in articles on 46 sites, in 42 languages of Wikipedia, Wikiversity, Wikisource, Wikiquote and Wiktionary. This is an increase of 209 images usages since last month.
518 images are used in 421 articles on English Wikipedia. This is an increase of 226 image usages since last month. (77% increase over of last months total).
72 images are used in 64 articles on German Wikipedia, due to an increase of 50 images usages since last month. (227% increase over last months total).
At least 23 Wikipedia articles were created in March using these images. English Wikipedia created nine, with German Wikipedia creating eight.