GLAM/Newsletter/March 2023/Contents/Serbia report
GLAM in March
Edit-a-thon about Literature
An edit-a-thon about literature was organized, which lasted from March 27 to April 2. A total of 4 editors participated and wrote 20 new articles on Serbian Wikipedia. During this edit-a-thon, some very interesting biographies of writers were written, as well as articles about books and literary genres.
In cooperation with Wikimedia Foundation, Wikimedia Serbia had meetings on how to improve and better understand the #1Lib1Ref global reference editing campaign.
During March, Wikimedia Serbia actively worked on the preparation of the Wikilive 2023 conference. In the program of the conference, there were three sessions related to the GLAM program - Competitions on Wikipedia, a panel discussion with partners from cultural institutions, and a panel discussion with Wikipedians in residence.
An edit-a-thon called Old Trades was held within the Wiki Librarian project. A total of 11 editors participated in the edit-a-thon and wrote 58 new articles and improved 4 articles. Also the internship of the students of the Department of Librarianship and Informatics of the Faculty of Philology of the University of Belgrade was held on March 23 and 27, as well as an additional workshop on March 30, live at the University Library "Svetozar Marković" in Belgrade. Within this practice, 11 editors participated and wrote 11 new articles.