Wikipedia:Meetup:Philadelphia/Bryn Mawr College/American Archives Month

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Ada Lovelace loves Wikipedia

This is the project page for Wikipedia activities at Bryn Mawr College

Pembroke Hall at Bryn Mawr College

Upcoming events[edit]

Ada Lovelace and American Archives Month Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon 2014[edit]

Past events[edit]

Seven Siblings Wikipedia edit-a-thon for Women's History Month 2014

Project Aims[edit]

  • Empowering community members and the general public to learn how to edit Wikipedia.
  • Creating or enhancing existing biographies of notable American women, especially those engaged in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math, based on both published and original primary source materials.
  • Increasing access to the archives and manuscript collections of Bryn Mawr College Special Collections.
  • Adding authoritative references, citations, and images to improve the quality of existing articles of all types.

Tasks[edit]

Records to Create STEM women above line[edit]


Records to Edit or Improve STEM women above line[edit]


Images to Upload or Link to Existing Records[edit]

Resources[edit]

Editing Strategies

  • Research and contribute to the content of Wikipedia articles.
  • Improve citations, link to open journals and databases.
  • Cite archival collections as references or external links.
  • Add links to finding aids or catalog records for archival collections.
  • Embed or link to digitized content

Learning Tools

Participants[edit]

Sign your name using four Tildes (~) after a bullet point.

Outcomes[edit]

Records Created[edit]

Records Edited[edit]

Images Added to Wikimedia Commons[edit]

Images Linked to Existing Records[edit]