The event was organized by Telugu Wikipedians.
Venue and Time
- Venue: Osmania University, Hyderabad
- Time: 11th January 2015, from 10 am until 4 in the afternoon
One-day workshop on Wikipedia organised by Department of Library and Information Science (DLISc) and Research and Training Unit for Navigational Electronics (NERTU) Library, Osmania University (OU) at NERTU Conference Hall.
Prof. Vangari Vishwamohan, Head of the Department Library and Information Science, Osmania University (OU) was the Director of the Program. Dr Achala Munigal Asst. Prof. (LIS)/Asst. Librarian from NERTU Library, OU was the Convenor/Facilitator who arranged the session. Fifteen Library and Information Science Professionals were identified to participate who are serious researchers and proactive users of latest tools and technologies and are invited as resource persons as they are experts in their field. The auditorium with all facilities including WIFI support was extended by NERTU, OU. The participants got their personal laptops to the venue. The program ended with presenting of momentos.
An introductory theory session of Wikipedia to all the participants was taken in the morning session and in Post Lunch Session, participants were exposed to practical session in a step by step procedure.
Uploading Images/Photos, Copyright issues, Creative Commons were also discussed. Three Telugu Wikipedians also attended the event and lent their expertise to the event. It was a learning event as all the participants did a collaborative effort "List of LIS Journals in India" available at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_LIS_Journals_in_India.
- Santosh Pawan
- Yohann Thomas
- Pranayraj vangari
- V Fine