 Wikipedia is a FREE online encyclopedia  that YOU, yes you, can edit! Wikipedia can be edited by anyone who  has a Wiki...
   BUT with that comes a huge issue…   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaA    DQTeZRCY
   How reliable IS Wikipedia?!The creators of Wikipedia are the first ones  to admit that not every entry is reliable!  B...
 Estimated 365 million readers There are editions of Wikipedia in 283  languages 20 million articles, 3.8 million of th...
   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVF    PW0r4jWk&feature=related
What is wikipedia
What is wikipedia
What is wikipedia
What is wikipedia
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What is wikipedia

  1. 1.  Wikipedia is a FREE online encyclopedia that YOU, yes you, can edit! Wikipedia can be edited by anyone who has a Wikipedia user ID. All text on Wikipedia is licensed under CC-BY-SA or Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License meaning you are free to remix or share the work The goal of Wikipedia was to provide free knowledge to everyone who seeks it….
  2. 2.  BUT with that comes a huge issue… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaA DQTeZRCY
  3. 3.  How reliable IS Wikipedia?!The creators of Wikipedia are the first ones to admit that not every entry is reliable! BUT, it is a great way to find where you can get accurate information! Wikipedia cites work used at the end of every article.So definitely DON’T cite it for a paper, but do go to it for ideas and REVIEWABLE good information.
  4. 4.  Estimated 365 million readers There are editions of Wikipedia in 283 languages 20 million articles, 3.8 million of them are in English 100,000 regular contributors Ranked 6th most popular website in the world!
  5. 5.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVF PW0r4jWk&feature=related

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