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A Wikimedian in Residence (or some variant, such as Wikimedian-in-residence, WiR, or Wikipedian) is a professional role in communications for an organization to share its knowledge within the Wikimedia platform, measure the impact of the same, and promote Wikipedia through training, education, and edit-a-thons. In the same way that organizations such as universities, nonprofit organizations, NGOs, research institutes, libraries, and museums may post information to their websites and social media, these organizations may also promote the integration of their expertise in Wikipedia, Wikidata, and the Wikimedia platform.

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The Wikimedia community distinguishes branding and marketing from expertise and knowledge. In this context, there is a custom that Wikimedians in Residence do not edit about their institution, but rather share the knowledge of their institution. Wikimedia projects seek to present the best available information from the most authoritative sources, and any organization which is willing to share its information in that context is welcome to appoint a Wikimedian in Residence to facilitate this.

Wikimedian in Residence programs began in the early 2010s with experimental professional positions in university classrooms, nonprofit organizations, and museums. Now the culture and practice of these roles is more developed through organizations including the Wikimedians in Residence Exchange Network which provides peer to peer support for organizations and individuals engaged sharing open knowledge in the Wikimedia platform.

AboutEdit

Successful formats
Time allocation
  • Fulltime for a very short period (e.g. British Museum project, 5 weeks)
  • Fulltime for a longer period (e.g. Chateau de Versailles project, 6 months. University of Edinburgh project, 18 months)
  • Part time for a long period (e.g. Children's Museum of Indianapolis project, 1 year)
  • Part time permanently (e.g. Bundesdenkmalamt - Scanproject, Vienna, minimum 3-4 years)
Rewards
  • Wholly unpaid (e.g. British Museum project, Bundesdenkmalamt)
  • Study credit (e.g. The Children's Museum of Indianapolis project, first 3 months)
  • Stipend/scholarship (e.g. Chateau de Versailles)
  • Paid internship (e.g. Early NARA projects)
  • Contract employee (e.g. The Children's Museum of Indianapolis project, year 2)
  • Full time employee (e.g. National Archive Full time Wikipedian in Residence, University of Edinburgh Wikimedian in Residence)
Recruitment method
  • Published job offer through official recruitment process (e.g. NARA) [could add Chapter rep. to interview panel if necessary].
  • Outsource recruitment to local Wikimedia Chapter (e.g. Versailles project)
  • Informal recruitment through existing social media connection (e.g. Indianapolis Museum of Art)
  • Identify existing Wikipedia community leader in relevant field (e.g. Israeli Museum)
  • Self-initiated contact from a Wikimedian/pedian to the institution (e.g. British Museum, Bundesdenkmalamt)

Wikipedia, Wikidata, and the Wikimedia platform is a digitally native platform which has consistently reached a massive audience for a generation. Since 2005 Wikipedia has been the single most consulted source of information on most topics where people are using Internet search to seek knowledge for which Wikipedia has an article. Organizations which have authority in a field for which there is a Wikipedia article can consider engagement with Wikipedia to share that information. Posting content to the Wikimedia platform achieves distribution and dissemination to the world's largest available and most targeted audience, which are the individuals who are specifically seeking general reference information and authoritative sources on very specific topics.

In the usual way that organizations track the number of visitors to their websites, followers in their social media accounts, and the engagements of users who click to react, the Wikimedia platform has its own suite of communication metrics that demonstrate posting content on Wikipedia reaches the audiences seeking the kind of information which organizations in all fields curate to share. The Wikimedia platform reaches 1 billion unique visitors per year, content from the Wikimedia platform circulates even more broadly, and everyone should take for granted that all journalists, students, commentators, investors, officials, and interested persons will check the Wikipedia article and Wikimedia collections when doing introductory research on any topic. Organizations who want their knowledge represented in this context engage or hire Wikimedians in Residence to achieve that.

For organizationsEdit

For further information: See the guide for creating Wikimedian in Residence roles

Hiring a Wikimedian in Residence is comparable to hiring a website content developer, a Facebook and Twitter post manager, a YouTube video director, or any of the other more common new media publishing roles that serve the purpose of sharing an organization's knowledge with the public in popular media channels. Various media channels have their own rules and community norms, and for organizations that share general reference information, integrating content into the Wikimedia platform is a high-impact, low-cost strategy to reach the global readership of Wikipedia.

There are no special permissions or editorial appointments available in the Wikimedia platform. Organizations that appoint Wikimedians in Residence do so from the same position as anyone else on the Internet creating a Wikipedia user account. Wikipedia is the encyclopedia that anyone can edit, and a Wikimedian in Residence enters the role equal to anyone else with no special recognition or consideration of their institutional affiliation. While the Wikimedia community is favorable to institutional partnerships because the Wikimedia community respects knowledge organizations, all organizations engaged in sharing information should comply with the community rules, participate in social discourse, make some commitment to the Wikimedia mission and values, and expect that their Wikimedian in Residence will be a liaison between the Wikimedia community and their own host organization.

For individualsEdit

Wikimedians in Residence enter their appointments with some skill set. Usually that skill set is Wikimedia editing experience including an understanding of community norms in performing test edits, seeking program review, communicating in the open with Wikimedia community stakeholders in a knowledge or media sector, and being conscious of when to request or offer the favor of time and labor collaborations with the Wikimedia community volunteer base. Not all Wikimedians in Residence heavily engage in Wikimedia community culture, though. In Wikidata as the structured data collection of the Wikimedia platform, a Wikimedian in Residence may be a data management professional who processes and manages dataset uploads with more technical engagement and less community conversation than what is the norm in Wikipedia. In Wikimedia Commons, the image and non-text media repository, the Wikimedian in Residence may have a skill set in digital access and might promote the circulation of the images and archival documents of cultural institutions in the Linked Open Web.

Any individual seeking a Wikimedian in Residence appointment or career path should grow their familiarity with how other wiki professionals have found success, but also note that jobs and funding come from institutions. People seeking a Wikimedian in Residence job ultimately must find an organization ready to hire them, and must explain the value of what they do in the context of that organization's overall digital publishing and communication goals.

Typical activitiesEdit

Strategic planning in new mediaEdit

Organizations which hire a Wikimedian in Residence should expect this person to identify and describe trends in new media to the leadership of the organization. It is not necessary that organizations change themselves or their culture to engage in Wikimedia projects, but engagement in Wikimedia does require more conversation and planning than publishing in platforms entirely under the control of the host platform. Some necessary topics of discussion are how sharing content on the open web invites global response to the content, what balance organizations can design for sharing content to reach more people versus restricting access so that fewer people control a complicated discourse, how to manage copyright, and what it means to be in a public media commons.

The Wikimedia community are a subset of people, mostly activist minded, who advocate for universal access to some educational information, some media which encourages good citizenship, and enough knowledge to inform decisions for quality of life. Various works of journalism and research describe this Wikimedia culture, and understanding this culture and its goals are more important to the success of most projects than entering with a particular skill set. Briefly, people in this community and culture can recognize each other, and they can recognize outsiders. In the same way that fans of opera, or a particular sport, or in a niche professional sector can identify who is and who is not like them, there are a few million people in the Open Movement who share a system of values and they have high compatibility with each other and common intuition on matters of ethics. Organizations which hire a Wikimedian in Residence should expect to bring some amount of this culture in their practices, and gain the shared history of the many shared successes and failures of how to effectively do communication in Wikimedia projects in this still new digital age.

The most common strategic planning activity among Wikimedians in Residence is collecting audience engagement metrics from the Wikimedia platform to generate a report of communication impact. This includes measuring how many readers have viewed Wikimedia content which an organization finds relevant to its interest, including audience in its field of expertise and audience to the content it has posted. The most common and easiest to collect reports are from the Programs & Events Dashboard, Traffic reporting tools such as Pageviews Analysis, and specialized reports through the Wikidata Query Service.

Text editingEdit

Since its establishment in 2001, Wikipedia has become a foundation of the human experience. Wikipedia is an everyday presence in all cultures where people use Internet resources. All countries have Wikimedia editors in all languages where people engage with digital tools. Posting text knowledge and citations into relevant Wikipedia articles is still the best way to deliver general reference information to the people who want it. Any Wikimedian in Residence will either have at least minimal experience in editing Wikipedia, or otherwise they should start editing a little and regularly over time because Wikipedia is the center of most people's experience of the Wikimedia platform.

Sharing datasetsEdit

Whereas the most common way to edit the Wikimedia platform is one Wikipedia article at a time, Wikidata offers the promise of sharing facts as structured data at scale to the knowledge environment of any topic in every language. Perhaps the best way to describe the possibilities with sharing data is in looking to the field of data science, which seeks to collect data, analyze it, secure data pipelines for quality control and updating, engineer visualizations to make it understandable, and invest in ethics to promote good and minimize the harm from doing massive low cost publishing which gets massive viewership and engagement.

Some Wikimedians in Residence spend much of their time engaged in Wikidata. A beginner in Wikidata can assist an organization in structuring their knowledge to be FAIR data, which enables magnitudes of additional crowdsourced engagement. An person experienced in managing data will almost always be preparing an organization to engage in the next generation of online publishing. An organization's investment in data curation need not be for Wikidata specifically, and instead a Wikidata project can be a practical live attempt among an organization's broader plans to integrate into the Semantic Web. Compared to competing options, Wikidata is a low-cost, low-commitment, high-impact path for growing a culture which can imagine the advent of next generation data-based applications.

Sharing media collectionsEdit

Museums and libraries traditionally measured engagement by counting humans who physically walked into their brick and mortar buildings. The Wikimedia platform offers options for museums to present their collections online through Wikipedia articles, media galleries in Commons, structured metadata in Wikidata, archives in Wikisource, and the rest.

A common museum activity is selecting some media, such as images, to integrate into Wikipedia. After posting this content the museum tracks the audience engagement with it through the Wikimedia audience measurement tools. The organization then considers the relative value of having people use its online collections versus in-person. A common general conclusion is that all organizations need a balance of investment of online versus in-person engagement, and that Wikipedia provides an excellent value for achieving and demonstrating online usefulness.

Community engagementEdit

There is a culture in the Wikimedia community of presenting online and in-person community events in partnership with organizations. In these events, called "wiki parties" or "edit-a-thons", a group of people meet to engage with the media resources of a host institution. These people, perhaps community members in open invitation, or students from a university, or online participants who want to join but cannot physically come to the organization, take a media source of information from the host organization and then share and cite that source in the Wikimedia platforms.

Wikimedians in Residence have organized thousands of these events globally. People enjoy them. They achieve knowledge sharing and produce metrics as supporting evidence to demonstrate their impact.


History and case studiesEdit

 
Summary of first 2 years of WiR activities
(2010-2011)

In 2006 user:llywrch published "Wikipedian-in-residence, a proposal" articulating in print the concept of an liaison between Wikimedia projects and external organizations with domain expertise. Following that proposal in the early 2010s various Wikimedian in Residence programs flourished in different regions. Early experiments were in the United States, particularly in the Cascadia region based on llywrch's advocacy, where the United States Public Policy Initiative trained and professionalized persons at universities to collaborate with Wikimedia projects. In the college town of Pune in India a parallel experiment with the Indian Wikipedia Education program inspired many students to become highly engaged Wikipedia editors, leading to the convening of several large Wikimedia conferences in India and many of the students from that program to join regional volunteer administration in the Wikimedia India chapter. In Europe the culture leaned more to seeking museum partnerships after the model of a community outreach and events program manager. These regions each set some precedents, but the true story of the early history is the sum of all the experiments which happened globally in the first 10 years. Probably the most stable outcome of the Wikimedian in Residence experiments is the establishment of the Wiki Education Foundation, which correctly identified that universities have the best funding, the best access to highly motivated student editors, and the best knowledge resources to justify creating paid professional appointments to Wikimedians in Residence.

As of 2019, probably most of the funding which has gone into Wikimedian in Residence programs has come from encouraging public health and medical education. Probably the most common characteristic of Wikimedian in Residence programs is that they have a relationship to a university, either by the university hosting the position or the university being an essential partner in achieving the goals of the appointment. One of the most popular types of Wikimedian in Residence activity is a wiki editing event in the arts, which have a global history of drawing large crowds of first-time and beginning editors who will edit at an in-person social event and gathering.


Full list of past and present WiRsEdit

Below is a table of current and previous Wikimedians in residence according to their Wikidata entries. Wikimedians without are not included. To see the full table without needing to scroll, or instructions on adding new rows, see this page.

This list is generated from data in Wikidata and is periodically updated by a bot.
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Wikimedians in Residence, generated from this Wikidata query
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Wikimedian (Q3809586) Organisation (P108) Link (P2699) Location (P937) Start (P580) End (P582)
Liam Wyatt  British MuseumBMLondon
Lori Byrd-McDevitt  The Children's Museum of IndianapolisTCMIIndianapolis
Benoît Evellin  Palace of VersaillesChâteau de VersaillesPalace of Versailles
Àlex Hinojo Sánchez  Museu PicassoMuseu PicassoBarcelona
Àlex Hinojo Sánchez  Museu Nacional d'Art de CatalunyaMNACBarcelona
Remulazz  lettera27lettera27Milan 
Roger Bamkin  Derby Museum and Art GalleryDerbyDerby
Dominic Byrd-McDevitt  National Archives at College ParkNARACollege Park
Laura Hale  Australian Paralympic CommitteeThe History of the Paralympic Movement in Australia 
Sarah Stierch  Archives of American ArtAAAWashington, D.C.
Sarah Stierch  Smithsonian Institution ArchivesSIAWashington, D.C.
Sarah Stierch  World Digital LibraryOutcomesWashington, D.C.
Richard Knipel  Museum of Modern ArtMoMANew York City
Richard Knipel  Metropolitan Museum of ArtMetropolitan Museum of ArtNew York City 
Andy Mabbett  Royal Society of ChemistryRSCWikiCambridge Science Park
Andy Mabbett  Birmingham Museums TrustThinktankThinktank, Birmingham Science Museum
Andy Mabbett  ORCID, Inc.ORCID  
Andy Mabbett  The New Art Gallery WalsallNew Art Gallery WalsallThe New Art Gallery Walsall
Andy Mabbett  ARKiveARKiveBristol
Andy Mabbett  Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Archive ServiceSAHSStaffordshire County Museum
Andy Mabbett  Lancashire County Council’s Museum ServiceQSMMQueen Street Mill
Andy Mabbett  TED  
Andy Mabbett  Queen Mary University of LondonHMBRGLondon
Andy Mabbett  The Physiological SocietyPhySocLondon
Andy Mabbett  Coventry UniversityCoventry UniversityDisruptive Media Learning Lab 
Daniel Mietchen  Open Knowledge Foundation GermanyOABerlin
Yair Talmor  Israel MuseumIMJIsrael
Daniel Tsvi Framowitz  National Library of IsraelNLIJerusalem
Francis Awinda  Africa CentreCultureCape Town
Whiteghost.ink  State Library of New South WalesSLNSWSydney
Galazan  Museum of the History of CataloniaHistòria de CatalunyaBarcelona
Lane Rasberry  Consumer ReportsConsumer ReportsYonkers
Lane Rasberry  School of Data ScienceUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesville 
Ole Palnatoke Andersen  National Museum of DenmarkResiderende wikipedianerCopenhagen
Ole Palnatoke Andersen  Royal Danish LibraryWikiProjekt DiamantenCopenhagen
Andrew Gray  British LibraryBLLondon
Lennart Guldbrandsson  Swedish National Heritage BoardpdfStockholm
Maximilian Klein  OCLC, Inc.VIAFCalifornia
André Costa  Swedish National Heritage BoardpdfStockholm
Marcus Cyron  German Archaeological InstituteGerman Archaeological InstituteBerlin
Hubertl  BundesdenkmalamtBundesdenkmalamt AustriaVienna 
David Parreño Mont  PalafrugellPalafrugellPalafrugell
David Parreño Mont  Library Service of CataloniaBibliotequesCatalonia
Timothy Sandole  Belfer Center for Science and International AffairsAssessment of Belfer Center Wikipedian in Residence programCambridge
Michael Barera  Gerald R. Ford Presidential LibraryGFPLMAnn Arbor
Evelyn Swan  American Folk Art Museum New York City
Esther Solé i Martí  Museu d'Art Jaume MoreraArt Jaume MoreraLleida
John Cummings  Natural History MuseumNHMandSMLondon
John Cummings  UNESCOUnited NationsParis 
Molly McGowan  Royal Ontario MuseumROMToronto
Tim Moritz Hector  ZDFZDFcheckMainz
Mariona Aragay  Museu de la Música de BarcelonaEl Museu de la Música incorpora una viquipedista resident per difondre el museu i la música catalana a InternetBarcelona
Mary Mark Ockerbloom  Science History InstituteChemical Heritage FoundationPhiladelphia
Mary Mark Ockerbloom  Annual Reviewshttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:MaryMO_(AR)  
Kevin Rutherford  Ladd ObservatoryLadd ObservatoryProvidence
Martin Poulter  Bodleian LibrariesBodleianOxford
Martin Poulter  JiscJisc AmbassadorBristol
Martin Poulter  University of OxfordOxfordOxford
Martin Poulter  Khalili CollectionsKhaliliLondon 
Ally Crockford  National Library of ScotlandNLSEdinburgh
Micha Rieser  Swiss Federal ArchivesSwiss Federal ArchivesBern
Micha Rieser  Swiss National LibrarySwiss National LibraryBern
Micha Rieser  public library of the University of Basel, CollectionsBasel University LibraryBasel
Alexander D. Stinson  The William Blake ArchiveWilliam BlakeUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Dorothy Howard  Metropolitan New York Library CouncilMetropolitan New York Library CouncilNew York City
Patrick Hadley  York Museums TrustYMTYork
Patrick Hadley  Museums Development YorkshireYNPYorkshire
Hay Kranen  Koninklijke BibliotheekWiRThe Hague
Arie Sonneveld  Working Group of Special Academic Libraries2014Netherlands
Kevin Gorman  University of California, Berkeley Berkeley
Sandra Fauconnier  Stichting Academisch ErfgoedExpeditiesSpecial Collections of the University of Amsterdam
Sandra Fauconnier  Nederlands Commission for UNESCOMoW 2017Zeeland Archives
Rexford Nkansah  Africa CentreCultureCape Town
Jey  Open University of CataloniaUOCBarcelona
Rocío Consales  Fundación Salvador AllendeDiscursos oficiales de Salvador AllendeSantiago
Marc Haynes  Coleg Cymraeg CenedlaetholColeg Cymraeg CenedlaetholCardiff
Rob Velella  Houghton LibraryRob at HoughtonCambridge
Sydney Poore  CochraneWIRLiverpool
John Byrne  Cancer Research UKWikiProject CRUKLondon
RGmary  Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo UnicoICCUMestre
Daniele Metilli  Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Trento and RoveretoMartRovereto
Sergei Zhuravel  Business JournalрезидентSyktyvkar
Iván Martínez  Museo Soumaya Mexico City?
Federico Leva  Biblioteca Europea di Informazione e CulturaBEICMilan?
Mikhail Melnichenko  Scientific Library of Moscow State UniversityрезидентMoscow 
Lukasz Chelminski  Józef Piłsudski Institute of AmericaWikiProject Józef Piłsudski Institute of AmericaNew York City
Netha Hussain  Calicut Medical CollegeDepartment of PathologyKozhikode
Jovana Milošević  Belgrade University LibraryУниверзитетска библиотека 2014Belgrade
Marek Blahuš  Masaryk UniversityMasarykova univerzitaBrno 
Jason Evans  National Library of WalesNational Wikimedian at the National Library of WalesAberystwyth 
Eduardo Testart  National Library of ChileWikipedista en residenciaSantiago
Sara Thomas  Scottish Library and Information CouncilSLICGlasgow
Sara Thomas  Museums Galleries ScotlandMGSEdinburgh
Emily Temple-Wood  National Institute for Occupational Safety and HealthNIOSHWashington, D.C.
Luca Martinelli  Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo UnicoICCURome
Luca Martinelli  Istituto centrale per i beni sonori ed audiovisiviICBSARome
Cvetko Nedelkovski  State Archive of the Republic of North MacedoniaResidence at DARMSkopje
Brahim Boughalmi  Association for the protection of the medina of TunisMedinaPediaTunis
Rubén Ojeda de la Roza  Museum of RomanticismGlaming MadridMadrid
Mario Šarevski  Macedonian Academy of Sciences and ArtsResidence at MANUSkopje 
Kelly Doyle  West Virginia UniversityWelcomeMorgantown
Loganathan Rathinavel  Tamil Virtual AcademypartnershipChennai
Davide Denti  European Centre for Press and Media FreedomBando per Wikipediano in residenza allo European Centre for Press and Media FreedomRovereto
Maria Drozdek  National Museum in WarsawEnglishWarsaw
Maria Drozdek  Muzeum Miasta ŁodziKolekcja Muzeum Miasta ŁodziŁódź
Marija Gajić  Jevremovac botanic gardenБотаничка башта Јевремовац 2015Belgrade
Marco Chemello  Biblioteca Europea di Informazione e CulturaBEICMilan 
Marco Chemello  Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci"MuseoscienzaMilan
Zeineb Takouti  Diocesan Library of TunisWikipedian in Residence at Diocesan Library of TunisTunis?
Rachel Helps  Brigham Young UniversityHarold B Lee LibraryProvo
Zana Shtrkovska  Macedonian Academy of Sciences and ArtsDiarySkopje
Ewan McAndrew  University of EdinburghUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh
Sander Turnhout  SoortenNLErfgoed GelderlandNijmegen
Jane Darnell  TED  
Mrsinna  State Library of QueenslandFirst World War Wikipedian in ResidenceBrisbane
Simone Massi  Mansutti FoundationFondazione MansuttiMilan
Simone Massi  Museo GalileoMuseo GalileoMilan
Kerry Raymond  State Library of QueenslandFirst World War Wikipedian in ResidenceBrisbane
Stanislas Wiener  Wiener LibraryWiener LibraryLondon
Niccolò Caranti  MUSE Trento
Lore Agirrezabal  Children Literature Documentation Center of Donostia2016Donostia-San Sebastián
Mauricio V. Genta  Wikimedia ArgentinaProyecto de digitalizaciónBuenos Aires 
Francesc Fort  Valencian Museum of EthnologyEtnologiaValencia
Francesc Fort  Provincial Council of ValenciaCultura Diputació ValènciaValencia
Francesc Fort  Institut Valencià d'Art Modern Valencia 
David Alves  NeuroMathttps://bv.fapesp.br/pt/bolsas/164209/projeto-de-wiki-difusao-em-neuromatematica/São Paulo
Michal Matúšov  World Esperanto Youth OrganizationEsperanto125Rotterdam
Alice White  Wellcome LibraryWellcomeLondon 
Carl Fredrik Sjöland  Swedish Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Assessment of Social Serviceshttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Carl_Fredrik_(WIR)Stockholm 
TransporterMan  Amon Carter Museum of American Art Texas 
Thomas Planinger  Constitutional CourtWikipedian in Residence am österreichischen VerfassungsgerichtshofVienna
Thomas Planinger  Constitutional CourtWikipedian in Residence am österreichischen VerfassungsgerichtshofVienna
Milica Vučetić  Belgrade University LibraryУниверзитетска библиотека 2016Belgrade
Craig Franklin  State Library of QueenslandFirst World War Wikipedian in ResidenceBrisbane
Marília Carrera  NeuroMathttps://bv.fapesp.br/pt/bolsas/167130/matematica-falada-audiodescricao-de-verbetes-de-probabilidade-e-estatistica-na-wikipedia/São Paulo
Miloš Todorović  Museum of SmederevoМузеј у Смедереву 2016Smederevo
Fabian Tompsett  MayDay RoomsMayDay RoomsLondon 
Cassandra DellaCorte  DePaul University Chicago?
Aaron Morris  Menter Iaith MônWicibrosiect Wici MônAnglesey 
John P. Sadowski  National Institute for Occupational Safety and HealthNIOSHWashington, D.C. 
Jennifer Dawson  CochraneWIR  
Michelle van Lanschot  Gelderland heritageErfgoed GelderlandArnhem
Susan Ross  National Library of ScotlandGaelic Wikipedian projectEdinburgh
Christian Cariño  Museo SoumayaResidencia en Museo SoumayaMexico City
Monika Sengul-Jones  OCLC, Inc.Monikasjunknown value
Wilson Vicentim  NeuroMathttps://bv.fapesp.br/pt/bolsas/170506/neuromatematica-na-wikipedia-criacao-e-melhoria-de-conteudo-em-plataformas-web-20/São Paulo
Leire Cano  Children Literature Documentation Center of Donostia2017Donostia-San Sebastián
Charles Matthews  ContentMine Ltd.WikiFactMineCambridge
GjorgjiP  State Archive of the Republic of North MacedoniaDiarySkopje
Gordi  City Library "Miladinovi Brothers"DiarySkopje
Susan Tolich  Auckland War Memorial MuseumResourcesAuckland
Olaniyan Olushola  Goge AfricaWikipedian in Residence at Goge AfricaLagos
Emma Rydberg  InternetmuseumInternetmuseumStockholm 
Olfa Yakoubi  National Archives of TunisiaWikipedian in Residence at National Archives of TunisiaTunis
Mounir Touzri  National Archives of TunisiaWikipedian in Residence at National Archives of TunisiaTunis
Dušan Ružić  Museum of Yugoslav HistoryМузеј Југославије 2017Belgrade
Stefan Mitić  National museum of Leskovachttps://sr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Википедија:Википедијанац_стажиста/Музеј_у_Лесковцу_2017.Leskovac
Aidee Murrieta  Daniel Cosío Villegas LibraryResidence in Latin AmericaMexico City
Florence Devouard  University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern SwitzerlandCulture and Safety in AfricaMarseille
Ewa Caban  Regional Institute of Culture in KatowiceRegionalny Instytut Kultury w KatowicachKatowice 
Ewa Caban  Wawel CastleZamek Królewski na WaweluKraków 
Giovanna Fontenelle  NeuroMathttps://bv.fapesp.br/pt/bolsas/176069/novas-midias-na-construcao-de-projetos-museologicos/São Paulo
Daniëlle Jansen  Nederlands Commission for UNESCO The Hague
Miku Malinen  National Archives of Finland Helsinki
Red de Leon  Bantayog ng mga BayaniWikipedian in Residence at Bantayog ng mga BayaniManila
JarrahTree  Museum of PerthMuseum of PerthPerth 
Marko Stanojević  Museum of Yugoslav Historyhttps://sr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Википедија:Википедијанац_стажиста/Музеј_Југославије_2018.Belgrade
Delphine Dallison  Scottish Library and Information CouncilSLICGlasgow
Érica Azzellini  NeuroMathttps://bv.fapesp.br/pt/bolsas/178343/potenciais-para-o-jornalismo-computacional-na-estruturacao-de-narrativas-de-difusao-cientifica-basea/São Paulo
Mike Dickison  Wikimedia Foundation New Zealand
Mike Dickison  Lincoln UniversityLincolnLincoln
Niall O'Mara  National Health Library and Knowledge Servicehttp://hselibrary.ie/research-innovation/national-healthcare-wikipedian-in-residence/Ireland
Lukas Weinbeer  International Anti-Corruption AcademyWiR ProjectLaxenburg
Oksana Mudri-Nedić  Museum of VrbasМузеј у Врбасу 2018Vrbas
Aleksandar Tumarić  Museum of VojvodinaМузеј Војводине 2018Novi Sad
Darold Cuba  Columbia UniversityLumaNaticNew York City?
Milena Milenković  Historical Archive of PirotИсторијски архив Пирот 2018Pirot
Alex Jung  University of Toronto LibrariesUniversity of Toronto LibrariesToronto
Grzegorz Gogacz  Warsaw Public LibraryMazowiecka Biblioteka CyfrowaWarsaw 
Jovana Obradović  Historical Archive of PančevoИсторијски архив у Панчеву 2018Pančevo?
Teodora Lukić  Republic Institute for the protection of cultural heritage of SerbiaРепублички завод за заштиту споменика културе Београд 2018Belgrade
Jelena Latov Papić  Theater Museum of Vojvodina2019Novi Sad
Jelena Latov Papić  Serbian National Theatrehttps://sr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Википедија:Википедијанац_стажиста/Српско_народно_позориште,_Нови_Сад,_2019.Novi Sad?
Andrew Lih  Metropolitan Museum of Art Metropolitan Museum of Art 
Jeffrey Keefer  Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Washington, D.C. 
Doug Rocks-Macqueen  Society of Antiquaries of ScotlandSocAntScotEdinburgh
Hilary Thorsen  Stanford UniversityWikiProject Linked Data for ProductionStanford 
Jérémy Bouchez  Fondation Lionel-Groulxspeaking North AmericaMontreal
Dragana Popović  Belgrade University LibraryВикипедијанац стажистаBelgrade
Amber Berson  Concordia Universityhttps://library.concordia.ca/about/wikipedian-in-residence/Montreal
Esther Marie Jackson  New York Botanical Garden The Bronx
Suzana Mihajlović Jovanović  Historical Archive of NegotinИсторијски архив Неготин 2019Negotin
Denny Vrandečić  Google San Francisco 
Piotr Powierża  Museum of the History of Polish Jews Warsaw
Charlotte Bonmati-Mullins  Cinémathèque québécoiseproposMontreal
Sébastien Gathier  Institut international pour la FrancophonieWiktionnariste en résidenceLyon
Erin O'Neil  University of Alberta LibraryWIREdmonton
Elysia Webb  Annual ReviewseditedPalo Alto
Z. Blace  Rijeka City LibraryZblaceRijeka
Wojciech Szczęsny  National Library of PolandBiblioteka NarodowaWarsaw 
Adam Pacholak  Wroclaw Contemporary MuseumMuzeum Współczesne WrocławWrocław 
Caroline Stickel  Brigham Young UniversityHarold B Lee LibraryProvo 
Violet Fox  University of Nevada Las Vegas LibrariesUNLVLas Vegas
Adam Harangozó  Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives Budapest 

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