These are distribution lists for sending announcements, updates, and other news about Wikimania.

New registration announcements/reminders

Using these lists


Before distributing an announcement to one of the groups below, add your initials/sig at the end of its line. Once you've sent it, bold your sig.

There is one section below for each type of communication sent out; some people and groups will get more than one type of notice/communication.

Individual contact list, general notices

  • Hiawatha Bray, Boston Globe;
  • Eric Convey, Boston Herald;
  • Brian Kladko, Boston Business Journal;
  • Catherine Williams, Mass High Tech.
  • Someone at should be interested.

Reg closing


Mailing lists


Wiki research


  • Meatball (can't find the right page for now but Sunir will know..)
  • -- ECCR/ECREA [1] – European Communication Research and Education Association:
  • Cambridge public schools list Rob/Andrea

News, cit journalism

  • journowiki list?

Software & hardware gurus

  • mediawiki-l, wikimedia-tech
  • debian lists
  • livejournal tech list?
  • mysql list
  • ABCD groups at Harvard

Librarian and archivist lists

  • - the society of American archivists
  • - NE regional ASIS&T list jkbaumga sent registration reminder, 22:17, 29 June 2006 (UTC)[reply]
  • - natl list for ASIS&T; phoebe sent reminder 7/2
  • - blog/wiki/podcast sig list for ASIS&T; jkbaumga sent registration reminder, 22:17, 29 June 2006 (UTC)[reply]
  •; Newslib– list for news librarians
  • -- SLA-Boston Chapter jkbaumga sent registration reminder, 22:17, 29 June 2006 (UTC)[reply]
  • -- IFLA digital libraries list (international)
  • New England News Librarians Association
  • simmons library school (?)
  • sla, ala (?) (would have to be some subset of ala, maybe sts-l? acrl sigs? others?)
  • New England chapter of the American Society of Indexers?
  • Boston area librarian groups, like the Harvard librarians jkbaumga sent registration reminder, 22:17, 29 June 2006 (UTC)[reply]

FOSS, free knowledge, access to information

  • see eccr above
  • Association of Research Libraries -- SPARC, etc.
  • Open Access News

Law, copyleft

Social Science

  • SSRN
  • Chronicle of Higher Education




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Personal invitations


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