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From 13 February 2020 onwards, I am the Wikimedian In Residence at the Khalili Collections. This involves some uploads of material to Commons, which are now mostly done through a dedicated account, User:MartinPoulter (KC WIR). The project page is at w:en:Wikipedia:GLAM/Khalili.
From 25 October 2016 to 31 October 2019, I was employed as the Wikimedian In Residence at the University of Oxford, based at the Bodleian Libraries. This was mainly a role that involves training staff within the university and sharing images and data from research projects.
From April 2015 to March 2016, I worked as the Wikimedian In Residence for the Bodleian Libraries, Oxford. This involves using this account for paid editing in addition to my usual volunteer work. I have put in place a system for bulk uploading to Commons from the Bodleian's collections, which I have been specifically authorised to release under a free licence. See Category:Files uploaded by the Bodleian Libraries' Wikimedian In Residence. There is a project page on Wikipedia.
- I wrote "Crowdsourcing the restoration and reuse of images" (section in the Jisc infoKit on Crowdsourcing)
Scientific categories I like to tidy up now and then
- Category:Economic diagrams
- Category:Mandelbrot sets
- Category:Periodic table
- Category:Title pages
- Category:Images including source code in their description
This work is made much easier by the Cat-a-lot gadget.
Interesting image collections
- Wellcome Images is awesome! I'm interested in finding uses for the roughly 100,000 images they have licensed as CC-BY. Project page
- The Open Access Media Importer is awesome! I'm interested in finding uses for media extracted from Open Access academic papers.
- Naturally I'm a fan of the Category:Files uploaded by the Bodleian Libraries' Wikimedian In Residence including Category:Files from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera and Category:Bodleian Maps Collection.
Some categories I've created
- Category:Medical title pages
- Category:Anatomy title pages
- Category:Chemistry title pages
- Category:Ebola pathogenesis
- Category:Ebola awareness ribbon
- Category:AIDS red ribbon
- Category:Edgeworth box diagrams
- Category:Macroeconomic diagrams
- Category:SVG treemaps
- Category:Economics education
- Category:Economic activism
- Category:Payoff matrices
- Category:Economics book covers
- Category:Prospect theory
- Category:Mundell-Fleming model
- Category:Economic history of Hungary
- Category:Macroscopic models of microscopic objects
- Category:Spectral series
- Category:Atomic properties
- Category:Animations of atomic structure
- Category:Fullerene compounds
- Category:Fullerene properties
- Category:Physical models of fullerenes
- Category:Fullerene photographs
- Category:Media from Nature Communications
- Category:Periodic table in short form
- Category:Periodic table posters
- Category:Periodic table predecessors
- Category:Art based on the periodic table
- Category:Alternative forms of periodic table
- Category:DNA photographs
- Category:Physical representations of DNA
- Category:Discovery of DNA structure
- Category:Wikidata visualizations
- Category:Photographers from Cameroon
- Category:Irish manuscripts
I have access to both Photoshop and GIMP and use these for basic restoration such as contrast correction, rotation, or removing scratches.
- This Month in GLAM newsletter and newsroom
- Commons:Guide to content partnerships
- Category:Commons partnerships in the United Kingdom
- Commons:Partnership templates
- Help for Visual File Change tool
- Callisto (map of artworks)
- Cosmos (artworks by type)
- Flemish art collections, Wikidata and LOD (white paper)
- Commons:Wikimaps and Wikimaps blog
- GLAMorgan tool for finding hits on an image category
- IIIF for Commons: https://tools.wmflabs.org/zoomviewer/proxy.php?iiif=Godward_Idleness_1900.jpg/pct:65,81,35,15/full/0/default.jpg
Structured Data on Commons
- Example of a query combining Commons and Wikidata by JHeald