What good is Wikipedia? Learn how to become a power user

Have you ever been told that you can’t use Wikipedia for a class assignment? Have you ever used it anyway? You’re not alone!

 

Join us in this interactive session to learn about how you can effectively use Wikipedia in your academic work. Explore below the surface to see how Wikipedia really functions, including hidden features. Know what you can trust and how to fact check. Learn how you can use Wikipedia as a portal for discovering things you don’t know and how you can connect to sources to use for your assignments.

Registration Deadline: Feb 22, 2019

Event Details

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Instructor: Laura Soito, Assistant Professor & Wikimedian, College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences
Who can attend: UNM undergraduate students
Meet at: STEM Collaborative Center, EDUC, 212 - http://stem.unm.edu/contact-us.html
Location: STEM Collaborative Center, EDUC, 212 - http://stem.unm.edu/contact-us.html
What to bring: Laptops or Tablets are recommended
Days: Thursday, February 28, 2019. 2 - 3 PM
Type: Workshop

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