Getting Started on Wikimedia Commons

Presentation Description

Did you know that there is a Wikipedia for free images? Wikimedia Commons is is a site with more than 81 million media files that anyone can use, edit, or contribute to. In this presentation, you will learn about Wikimedia Commons, how to find and use images, and how to add images to the site.

This presentation is ideal for those interested in learning about Wikimedia Commons and how they contribute to the site. The presentation is a standalone program, but also works well as part of a workshop or edit-a-thon.

Presentation Summary

    • Length: 45 minutes, including Q&A
    • Audience: Wikipedians, educators, and students
    • Audience Level: Beginner to moderate
    • Resources: Handout