Wikimedia and Libraries User Group Publishes First Annual Report
From the Annual Report:
Our first annual report of the Wikimedia and Libraries User Group covers the year 2017-2018. Prepared by the steering committee, we include the user group’s activities and organizing within and outside the Wikimedia community.
Activities discussed in the report include:
- Recognition as a Wikimedia User Group (June 2017)
- Wikimania Montréal
- Open user group meeting
- User group rename
- Steering committee election
- Participation in #1Lib1Ref (twice)
- User group priorities — survey
- Ongoing meetings and activities
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About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.