WikiResearch WikiPapers


There is a gap in the coverage of the Wikimedia projects: academic and private research. I propose a project that fits right in between the sourcetexts of wikisource and the teaching materials of wikibooks. The project would collect open access papers in a central repository. Do we want this? Is it possible to integrate into existing projects under a cc licence? What are your thoughts? If I see, that people are interested, I will put up a detailed proposal with what I learned while begging for papers and getting authors to allow publication of their texts under a free licence.

This is a proposal for a new WMF sister project.
WikiResearch WikiPapers
Status of the proposal
Statusstalled (see here how to re-open it)
ReasonInactive since July 2018. * Pppery * it has begun 02:44, 4 August 2019 (UTC)

Would love to start this as I collect source texts and papers together in elib.at - with all the problems that entails.

Cheers,

--Gego (talk) 20:21, 16 March 2014 (UTC)

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Alternative namesEdit

  • WikiResearch
  • WikiPapers
  • WikiJournals


Related projects/proposalsEdit

Domain namesEdit

papers. reference. journals. (...)

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DemosEdit

eLib.at


People interestedEdit

User:Gego