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The Free Library

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Main topic: Reference
Wiki license: Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike
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WikisourceThe Free Library — is a collection of wikis, known as a 'project' of the Wikimedia Foundation (WMF), for primary- and secondary-source texts, in many different languages. Launched in 2003 as a library of free texts called 'Project Sourceberg', by 2005 it branched out into its various language versions. It now includes house books, essays, poems, novels, historical documents, letters, speeches, and other documents; as long as they are able be made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike (CC-BY-SA) open content license.

All Wikisource wikis in these languages: (view / edit)

As of April 2013, Wikimedia Meta-Wiki indicates that there are 63 Wikisources of different languages, and lists them by size.

1,000,000+: French / Français (fr)
100,000+: German / Deutsch (de), English (en), Italian / Italiano (it), Polish / Polski (pl), Russian / Русский (ru), Chinese / 中文 (zh)

10,000+: Arabic / العربية (ar), Catalan / Català (ca), Czech / Čeština (cs), Spanish / Español (es), Persian / فارسی (fa), Hebrew / עברית (he), Hungarian / Magyar (hu), Korean / 한국어 (ko), Portuguese / Português (pt), Swedish / Svenska (sv), Multilingual Portal (www)

1,000+: Belarusian / Беларуская (be), Bangla / বাংলা (bn), Breton / Brezhoneg (br), Danish / Dansk (da), Greek / Ελληνικά (el), Esperanto (eo), Finnish / Suomi (fi), Gujarati / ગુજરાતી (gu), Croatian / Hrvatski (hr), Armenian / Հայերեն (hy), Indonesian / Bahasa Indonesia (id), Icelandic / Íslenska (is), Japanese / 日本語 (ja), Latin / Latina (la), Limburgian / Limburgs (li), Macedonian / Македонски (mk), Malayalam / മലയാളം (ml), Dutch / Nederlands (nl), Norwegian / Norsk (Bokmål) (no), Romanian / Română (ro), Sanskrit / संस्कृत (sa), Slovenian / Slovenščina (sl), Serbian / Српски (sr), Tamil / தமிழ் (ta), Telugu / తెలుగు (te), Thai / ไทย (th), Turkish / Türkçe (tr), Ukrainian / Українська (uk), Venetian / Vèneto (vec), Vietnamese / Tiếng Việt (vi), Yiddish / ייִדיש (yi)
100+: Alemannic (als), Azerbaijani / Azərbaycan (az), Bulgarian / Български (bg), Bosnian / Bosanski (bs), Welsh / Cymraeg (cy), Estonian / Eesti (et), Galician / Galego (gl), Kannada / ಕನ್ನಡ (kn), Lithuanian / Lietuvių (lt), Sakha / Сахалыы (sah)
<100: Anglo-Saxon / Englisc (ang), Faroese / Føroyskt (fo), Haitian / Krèyol ayisyen (ht), Slovak / Slovenčina (sk), Min Nan / Bân-lâm-gú (zh-min-nan)

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See also: Bibliowiki (formerly known as Wikilivres), a complimentary site hosted in Canada and run by Wikimedia Canada to host materials which are not public domain in the United States.

The Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. (WMF), founded 20 June 2003, is the wiki company and non-profit charitable organization responsible for a very large number (over 900 in total) of very active wikis, grouped together and known as 'projects'; as well as the wiki engine software initially developed by themselves, known as MediaWiki. The Foundations' major wiki projects include Wikipedia (encyclopedias), Wiktionary (dictionary and thesaurus), Wikiquote (quotations), Wikibooks (open content textbooks), Wikisource (free content primary and secondary source texts), Wikinews (news source), Wikiversity (open learning community), Wikispecies (free species directory), and many others as listed below. Most of these projects have separate wiki versions written in many different languages. There is also the Wikimedia Commons (shared repository for documents, images, videos, and other media files), Wikidata (central space knowledge base for data used on all WMF projects), and the Wikimedia Meta-Wiki (coordination of issues common to all Wikimedia projects). The Foundations' global reach is nurtured in its Incubator, where all new language versions for all projects are initiated and developed before being rolled out. Its most recent major project, Wikivoyage (a 'travelpedia'), was inducted to WMF in late 2012.

Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. is a member of the Open Source Initiative.

All Wikimedia Foundation projects, wikis, and portals (view / edit) • (category)

Wikipedia • Wiktionary • Wikiquote • Wikibooks • Wikisource • Wikinews • Wikiversity • Wikispecies • • Wikidata • Commons • Wikivoyage • Meta-Wiki • Incubator • Labs • Wikitech • Chapters • Wikimania • Outreach • Toolserver • Toolforge • Statistics • Phabricator • Downloads • Analytics • Software Releases • Documentation • Blog • Shop • Donate • Login

original Wikimedia Foundation logo from 2003
subsequent Wikimedia Foundation logo
Wikimedia Foundation private and management wikis

Board • BoardGovCom • Foundation Governance • Office • Executive • Internal • Affiliations Committee • OTRS • Collab • Movement Roles • Audit Committee • Search Committee • Advisory Board • Quality • Usability Initiative • Strategic Planning • SP-Com • Stewards • CheckUser • Advisors

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