This Month in GLAM is a monthly newsletter documenting recent happenings within the GLAM project, such as content donations, residencies, events and more. GLAM is an acronym of Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums. You can find more information on the project at

This Month in GLAM – Issue IV, Volume VII – April 2017

Argentina report: End of contest, new heritaged donated and digitizing workshop

Basque Country report: Students working on literature with new Wikipedian in Residence

Belgium report: Brussels writing weeks; Dutch Language Union workshop; Civic Lab Brussels start; Edit-a-thon Leuven

Brazil report: Wikimedia Conference, gender and International collaboration

Germany report: You may only harvest after putting a grain

Ghana report: GLAM Ghana duly launched

Italy report: Open Data for Cultural Heritage

Macedonia report: 12 Peaks hiking challenge

Netherlands report: The Netherlands and the World: Photo hunt Chinsurah; Photohunt public library Tilburg; Wikipedian in Residence for UNESCO's Memory of the World programme in the Netherlands; Picture books from Koninklijke Bibliotheek

Spain report: Management and dissemination of cultural heritage

Sweden report: GLAM-EduWiki collaboration awarded Pedagogy Award of the year at Swedish museums; Connected Open Heritage

UK report: Bio-Medical History Residences

USA report: New connections at the Library of Congress and Smithsonian

Wikipedia Library report: Books & Bytes

Wikidata report: Federation and new datatypes

WMF GLAM report: DPLAFest and Beyond

Calendar: May's GLAM events

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