Wikipedia for Researchers – Free Workshops at the British Library

Friday 16th November, 14:00-15:00, British Library Conference Centre, Eliot Room

This 1 hour bite-size talk will provide an introduction to Wikipedia and its community. Andrew will introduce ways Wikipedia can be used by researchers, as well as discussing research done using Wikipedia as a subject.

Friday 23rd November, 14:00-16:00, British Library Conference Centre, Eliot Room

This 2 hour workshop will involve a short general introduction to the Wikipedia projects and a discussion of how they are created and developed, followed by a more in-depth practical session involving learning the basics of editing and engaging with other contributors.
Please bring a laptop; there is wireless internet access, but computers are not provided.

Places are free but limited, so please book your place soon to avoid disappointment by emailing, specifying which of the sessions you wish to attend.

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