One of the 38 000 images uploaded to commons by The National Library in Oslo
Wiki Loves Monuments 2016
September is Wiki Loves Monuments month! This year Wikimedia Norge is organizing both an editing contest as well as a photo contest. You can join the editing contest here and read more about the photo contest here.
Oslo Jazz Festival
One active contributor to Wikimedia Commons has this summer travelled throughout Norway, with the help of a Rapid grant from Wikimedia Foundation, and taken hight quality images at music festivals and concerts. And especially of female artist. So far around 1000 images are uploaded to commons. Take a look here. You can help identify unknown artist by following the links named ikke-identifiserte musikere at this page.
Access to bokhylla.no, 250 000 books
Bokhylla.no is an online service giving users with Norwegian IP addresses access to every book published in Norway up until 2000. Wikipedia editors without Norwegian IP addresses can apply for access for by contacting Astrid Carlsen in Wikimedia Norge. Access is normally granted for a period of six months, with the possibility of an extension. So far Wikipedians living in European and South-American countries have been granted access.