Show Sidebar Log in

National Library of Scotland seeks Wikipedian in residence

Wikimedia UK logoAre you looking for a temporary job? Do you enjoy editing Wikipedia and can you teach others to do it too?

If the answer to these questions is yes, a current vacancy at the National Library of Scotland may interest you.

The National Library of Scotland and Wikimedia UK are joining forces to support and host a Wikimedian in Residence at the Library. This is a unique opportunity to help enrich Wikipedia and its sister projects and share with the world the resources and knowledge from the Library’s collections and to involve librarians, members of the public and researchers in contributing to articles on Wikipedia, the world’s largest open source project.

The position will be for a fixed term of 4 months, with a salary of £30,000 p.a. pro rata. The closing date for applications is 6th May 2013.

More details here.