Understanding Wikipedia

Wikipedia logoAs a first-stop general research site for the widest range of subjects, nothing comes close to Wikipedia. This course presents the basic information you need to understand why, and offers a quick user’s guide.

Why: Wikipedia is an incredibly useful learning tool, and a fascinating large-scale experiment in people self-organizing and working together, and one of the very best uses that’s been made of the web.

Course status: Incomplete.

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