1. Community Digest—collaboration bears fruit in Quebec

    Photo by Champlain Marcil, public domain.

    Wikimedia Canada, the Gatineau Center at the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ Gatineau), and the Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) are proud to announce a successful educational project in partnership with a cultural GLAM institution.... Read more

  2. Global milestones for November

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    This month’s milestones include the Kongo Wikipedia, the Polish Wikisource, and Meta-Wiki.... Read more

  3. Of Great Pyramids and agile software development: how and why we developed Phragile

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    Phragile is a tool that generates burn down charts, burn up charts and sprint oberviews for the Phabricator boards of agile software projects. Why was it developed?... Read more

  4. See the 14 gorgeous winning photographs from Wiki Loves Monuments

    10th place: Vakil mosque Panorama by Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji, freely licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.

    Today, Wiki Loves Monuments 2015 revealed this year’s winners, including Westerheversand Lighthouse, Sacra di San Michele, Hanover’s New Town Hall, and more.... Read more

  5. Wikimedia IEG program will fund fourteen community-led projects

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  6. Tel Aviv’s new university course is dedicated to contributing to Wikipedia

    Photo by Shani Evenstein (שני אבנשטיין), freely licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.

    A new for-credit elective course that focuses on contributing to Wikipedia has opened at Tel Aviv University and is now available to all undergraduate students on campus.... Read more

  7. Working together on the problem of online harassment in Wikimedia communities

    Illustration by 
Heinrich Vogeler, public domain.

    Online harassment and behavioral issues have long been an area of serious concern for the Wikimedia Foundation and particularly for the Community Advocacy team.... Read more

  8. Open access in the Marathi language expands by a thousand books

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    When the non-profit organization Maharashtra Granthottejak Sanstha celebrated its 121st anniversary, they re-licensed 1000 books so that they could be digitized and be made available for millions of Marathi-language readers.... Read more

  9. Community Digest—when a province mobilizes for Wikipedia

    Photo by Melina Masnatta (WMAR), freely licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.

    This week’s edition also includes the new revision scoring service, which “functions like a pair of X-ray specs”; the awarding of the Erasmus Prize; the possibility of an endowment; and more.... Read more

  10. Wikimedia Foundation to begin annual year-end contribution campaign

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    Today, Giving Tuesday, the Wikimedia Foundation kicks off its annual contribution campaign on the English Wikipedia to support Wikipedia and its sister projects. Wikipedia is supported predominantly by small individual donations averaging $15. Ahead of Wikipedia’s 15th anniversary, we are asking readers who value Wikipedia to help keep it growing for years to come.... Read more