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TRU Library Edit-a-thon

In partnership with iDays 2017, the TRU Libraries invites interested participants to participate in a Wikipedia Editathon to improve representation of women and other under-represented groups in Wikipedia. 

Come to L209 from 3-6pm on March 8, 2017. 

No prior experience with Wikipedia needed. Bring your own laptop or borrow one from the library.

Why Edit?

Why Edit Wikipedia?

A Brief Video from the Wiki Loves Women Project

For Further Reading:

New Article Suggestions

Suggestions for Entries to Add/Improve

Miscellaneous/ Local Notable Women without existing pages

Editing Wikipedia: A Cheat Sheet

Editing Wikipedia: The Essentials

First, create your account:

Decide what you would like to do:

Other Guidelines and Tips:

Finally, practice! Learn as you go! And have fun!

Additional Resources

Essential Links

For Even More Information