When should you use Wikipedia? Talk to the person sitting next to you to decide yes or no:
To get a quick overview of your research topic?
As the main source of information for your research paper?
When reading about a pop culture topic of personal interest?
When making an important decision about your health?
To see what sources the article’s author’s used?
Image attribution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/galant/3268338756/sizes/l/in/photostream/ School pays for access – has info you can’t get free on the web Edited/fact checked, so often more reliable than websites Where are they? Go to your school website and look on the Library Home Page. Also check your public library – you’ll need your card and PIN. Often include citations!