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  • 1. WIKIMAPS State of the Map, Birmingham, September 6, 2013 Wikimaps Tartu–Hong Kong Susanna Ånäs, Wikimedia Suomi susanna.anas@wikimedia.fi, @susannaanas, @WMFinland Map: Tartu linna plaan, 1914. Estonian National Archives
  • 2. Export Digitizing OHM GLAMtool Upload Embed in Wikipedia Wikidata Structured data GLAM Wikimedia Commons Enriched map Wikimaps Georeferencingヘルシンキ !"#$%& ヘルシンキ
  • 3. GLAM cooperation Maps to Commons Adding geolocation to maps in Commons Finding maps on a map in Wikimedia Extracting features from old maps Spatiotemporal gazetteer in Wikidata Data driven maps in Wikimedia
  • 4. Map metadata
  • 5. GLAM-wiki toolset Mass uploads to Wikimedia Commons Mapping metadata
  • 6. WIKIMEDIA COMMONS Template:Book Template:Artwork Template:Map? GLAM-wiki toolset EUROPEANA Europeana Data Model GLAM GLAM metadata
  • 7. Template:Map
  • 8. Wikimaps Warper
  • 9. Open Historical Map
  • 10. Community maintained spatiotemporal gazetteer
  • 11. Wikimedia Suomi Wikimedia Sverige Wikimedia Eesti Wikimedia Norge Wikimedia Danmark Wikimaps Nordic Wikimedia chapters GLAMs How to make use of Wikimaps? Tinkering and hacking! Developing the tools! Activities with the public! Collaborative projects with the partners!
  • 12. CCBY-SAPekkaSarkola
  • 13. Plan der Stadt Dorpat 1892
  • 14. What do we mean by start and end dates? CCBY-SAPekkaSarkola
  • 15. Damages by bombing in Tartu, 1941
  • 16. infrastructural elements that are gone from maps, but are actually there – strategical objects from Soviet era maps CCBY-SAPekkaSarkola
  • 17. CCBY-SAPekkaSarkola
  • 18. CCBY-SAPekkaSarkola
  • 19. CCBY-SASK53OSM
  • 20. CCBY-SA2.0FabriceFlorin
  • 21. CCBY-SA2.0FabriceFlorin
  • 22. CCBY-SA2.0FabriceFlorin
  • 23. MapBox OSM Japan
  • 24. Acknowledgements Tim Alder, Maarten Dammers, Vladimir Elistratov, Dan Entous, Katie Filbert, Barbara Fischer, Arun Ganesh, Andrew Gray, David Haskiya, Tuukka Hastrup, Chris Helenius, Outi Hermans, Lesley Kadish, István Kecskeméti, Tiina Kruup, Jaak Laineste, Lauri Leht, Jyrki Lehtinen, Hugo Lopez, Mikel Maron, Jeff Meyer, Jessica Parland- von Essen, Pekka Sarkola, Jarek Tuszynski, Erik Uus, Denny Vrandečić, Rob Warren, Tim Waters and many more participants
  • 25. More info, contact http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Wikimaps http://fi.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikiprojekti_Historialliset_kartat https://www.facebook.com/groups/wikimaps/ Susanna Ånäs, Wikimedia Suomi susanna.anas@wikimedia.fi, @susannaanas, @WMFinland