On Friday, November 9, 2018, the Florida Librarians of Wikipedia (FLoW) will host its very first Wikidata Meetup in honor of Wikidata's sixth birthday!

  • Date: Friday, November 9, 2018
  • Time: 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM EST, with Introduction to Wikidata presentation to begin at 5:00 PM EST
  • Location: Conference Room MDC 1206, in the Shimberg Health Sciences Library, 12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., Tampa, FL 33612 Map
  • Details: This meetup is open to anyone, but the presentation will target librarians and academics who wish to get involved with Wikidata projects. Pizza, refreshments, Wiki-branded swag, and (of course) birthday cake will be provided at no cost to participants.
  • To RSVP: Please email if you wish to attend, as space is limited. Once you register to attend, you will receive important information about parking on campus and other details.
  • Important: Participants must bring their own laptop. As with all FLoW events, participants agree to abide by the Wikimedia Friendly space policy.

If you don't have a Wikidata account yet, it is highly recommended that you create one before the event. You may do so here:


Join the Florida Librarians of Wikipedia to learn more about what Wikidata is, why librarians love it, and how you can start contributing right away.

Tentative Schedule of Events
4:30 PM: Welcome and Socializing
5:00 PM: Introduction to Wikidata
5:45 PM: Start Editing!

WikiData Games

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