QRpedia Video

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Beautiful video about the work Derby Museum has been doing with Wikipedia & QRpedia. Derby Museum using multilingual QR codes from Andrew James Sykes on Vimeo. In 2011 Wikipedians wrote and translated 1200 new articles to allow the museums objects to read in over a dozen languages using QRpedia codes.

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Derby Silk Mill Interview

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It’s always a delight to be interviewed by the BBC – even if it is on a subject I know very little about! As part of the Wikimedia Derby Backstage Pass a group of participants were invited around the mothballed Silk Mill Museum. You can hear the full interview on the BBC iPlayer As the…

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QRpedia – Results from First Trial at Derby Museum

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Wow! What a day! I headed over to Derby Museum for the Wikipedia “Backstage Pass” event. I was invited there to talk about QRpedia and how it can improve visitor engagement in GLAM – Galleries Libraries Archives Museums. After the introductions, I had a quick wander around the museum – where I found the first…

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