Sister projects overview

The design and communications teams from the Wikimedia Foundation are exploring the sister projects.

We would love to get to know some of the projects we are less familiar with. We’re hoping you can give us a very short summary (in three to five words) to clarify and describe each project. Thank you!

WikispeciesEdit

  • For instance: free species directory

WiktionaryEdit

  • Free (multilingual) dictionary

WikiquoteEdit

  • Free compendium of quotations

WikibooksEdit

WikisourceEdit

  • Free library, transcribed books

WikipediaEdit

  • Free encyclopedia (you already know)

WikinewsEdit

  • Free, volunteer-written news site

WikiversityEdit

  • Free learning resources, etc.

MediaWikiEdit

  • Freely licensed wiki engine
  • Wiki documenting said wiki engine

WikidataEdit

  • Free knowledge base

Wikimedia CommonsEdit

  • Free media repository

WikivoyageEdit

  • Free travel guide

See alsoEdit