Wikipedia + Libraries: Better Together

Wikipedia + Public Libraries: Better Together
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The Wikipedia + Libraries project is strengthening ties between US public libraries and Wikipedia, to expand public access to authoritative information and serve public libraries’ diverse communities. The project is funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Wikimedia Foundation. Read more...

In Fall 2017, WebJunction will offer a free, 10-week online training program (participants will attend six live sessions) for up to 500 US public library staff to learn to confidently engage with Wikipedia. 

  • Enroll now in the Wikipedia + Libraries training program
  • Questions about the training program answered in FAQ

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Librarians Who Wikipedia: Allison Frick, Glenside Free Library

 News / Last Modified: 19 July 2017

Allison Frick, Youth Services Librarian at Glenside Free Library, a branch of the Cheltenham Township Library System (Glenside, PA), recently began to use Wikipedia as a tool to teach information literacy skills at her library. She finds that engagin...