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[Newcomer track] Wikimedia Commons and Pattypan
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  • Title of session: Wikimedia Commons & Pattypan
  • Session description:

Pattypan is an easy-to-use tool to prepare online and offline photos or videos, add metadata and upload the files in batches to Wikimedia Commons. It's a Java application that makes use of a spreadsheet and allows for a high amount of flexibility when proper, detailed image descriptions are important for the images' reuse on Wikimedia projects, for example when you work at a cultural heritage institution. This is a beginner-level session featuring a step-by-step demonstarion.

  • Username for contact: @Wpedzich
  • Session duration (30 or 60 min): 30
  • Session type (presentation, workshop, discussion, etc.): Presentation
  • Language of session (English, Arabic, etc.): English
  • Prerequisites (some Python, etc.): No prerequisites
  • Any other details to share?:

If you signed up for the Botanical garden tour, you will be able to use Pattypan and the knowledge gained in this session to easily upload your photos to Commons! You can find guidance here: T344044

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Slst2020 renamed this task from [Intro session] Wikimedia Commons and Pattypan to [Newcomer track] Wikimedia Commons and Pattypan.Aug 12 2023, 1:59 PM

@Wpedzich: Thanks for participating in the Hackathon! We hope you had a great time.

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