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“Making a Better Web” Free, Public Talk, Lunch & Wikipedia Edit-a-thon with Dr. Constance Crompton

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“Making a Better Web” Free, Public Talk, Lunch & Wikipedia Edit-a-thon with Dr. Constance Crompton, University of Ottawa October 22, 2018   To celebrate Open Access Week, Dr. Constance Crompton (University of Ottawa), 2017-18 Honorary Resident Wikipedian at the Electronic Textual Cultures Lab (ETCL; etcl.uvic.ca) and the University of Victoria Libraries (libraries.uvic.ca), will give a […]

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Honorary Resident Wikipedian

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The ETCL partners with INKE, the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, and the University of Victoria Libraries to appoint an Honorary Resident Wikipedian to bridge academic and non-academic communities by consulting on Wikipedia pages, giving talks, and leading Wikipedia edit-a-thons. Dr. Christian Vandendorpe (U Ottawa) served in this role from 2014–16, and Dr. […]

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Open Knowledge Practicums

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Launched in January 2017, the Open Knowledge Practicum puts networked open social scholarship into action by inviting members of the community, as well as university faculty, staff, and students, to pursue their own research projects in the ETCL. The lab supports fellows by providing access to various resources, library materials, and archives; offering consultation and […]

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Open Knowledge Practicum Call for Applications (Fall 2018)

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Open Knowledge Practicum (Fall 2018) Electronic Textual Cultures Lab (ETCL; etcl.uvic.ca; @ETCLatUVic)   In partnership with the University of Victoria Libraries and the Faculty of Humanities, UVic’s Electronic Textual Cultures Lab is offering a number of Open Knowledge Practicum fellowships for university faculty, staff, and students, as well as members of the greater Victoria community. […]

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2019 Open Scholarship Awards Call for Nominations

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We are pleased to announce the 2019 Open Scholarship Awards, sponsored by the Canadian Social Knowledge Institute and its partners! Nominations for the 2019 awards are due by September 30th 2018 via http://bit.ly/OSawards2019. Open scholarship incorporates open access, open data, open education, and other related movements that have the potential to make scholarly work more […]

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2018 Open Scholarship Awards

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Sponsored by the Canadian Social Knowledge Institute and its partners Open Scholarship Award (2018), for open scholarship carried out by scholars, librarians, citizen scholars, research professionals, and administrators. Award: Juan Alperin (Simon Fraser U) Honorable Mentions: Dene Grigar (Washington State U) and Stuart Moulthrop (U Wisconsin Milwaukee) Gantulga Lkhagva (Mongolian Libraries Consortium) Ernesto Priego (City U London) […]

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Open Knowledge Practicum Call for Applications (Summer 2018)

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Open Knowledge Practicum (Summer 2018) Electronic Textual Cultures Lab (ETCL; etcl.uvic.ca; @ETCLatUVic) In partnership with the University of Victoria Libraries and the Faculty of Humanities, UVic’s Electronic Textual Cultures Lab is offering a number of Open Knowledge Practicum fellowships for university faculty, staff, and students, as well as members of the greater Victoria community. For […]

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Open Knowledge Practicum @ Digital Humanities Summer Institute

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Open Knowledge Practicum @ Digital Humanities Summer Institute (30 May – 1 June 2018) Electronic Textual Cultures Lab (ETCL; etcl.uvic.ca; @ETCLatUVic) In partnership with the University of Victoria Libraries and the Faculty of Humanities, UVic’s Electronic Textual Cultures Lab is offering Open Knowledge Practicum for this year’s Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) participants, as well […]