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Date:
January 18, 2017
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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#1lib1ref: a Citation as a Gateway into Librarianship on Wikipedia

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Sponsored by- Nebraska Library Commission During #1lib1ref (One Librarian, One Reference) librarians each add one reference to Wikipedia. These citations to reliable sources will benefit Wikipedia readers worldwide. Alex Stinson, GLAM-Wiki (Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums) Strategist at the Wikimedia Foundation, and Wiki-librarians Phoebe Ayers (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Merrilee Proffitt (OCLC Research), and Jessamyn West (Vermont librarian and technologist) will discuss what it means as libraries to be involved in Wikipedia and show how you can contribute to #1lib1ref.