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I'm involved in outreach for the Wikimedia projects, including Wikisource. I've previously done this in my role as Wikimedia Ambassador for the educational charity Jisc.

From April 2015 to March 2016 I was the Wikimedian In Residence at the Bodleian Libraries, Oxford. This involved paid editing on the Wikimedia projects (to share content from the Bodleian and elsewhere in Oxford University). I am also using this account for volunteer editing.

My "home" wiki is the English Wikipedia. My profile there lists my publications about Wikimedia.

My profile on Wikimedia UK lists the workshops and presentations I've given for or about Wikimedia.

Here's my Wikisource author profile.

Volunteer work edit

Awards for participation

The feminism portal struck me as quite scant when I first saw it, so I have been adding some essential texts.

I'd like to expand Wikisource's collection of humour, especially of Victorian England, so these sources appeal:

Other works I'm interested in:

Texts done edit

US Federal documents edit

Interested in:

UK Medical Heritage Library edit

Texts from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera edit

Texts from the McMaster Archive of the History of Economic Thought edit

Other additions edit

Outreach edit

Example: a simplified illustration of a workflow for using Internet Archive books across Wikimedia:


Link to get the full rendered HTML version of a text from the Wikisource API:

Most consulted help pages edit

Linking to Wikisource from Wikipedia
Linking to Wikisource from Commons