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Wikipedia for Archivists – Society of Indiana Archivists 2014 Pre-Conference Workshop

“Wikipedia for Archivists”
Society of Indiana Archivists 2014 Pre-Conference Workshop
When: Friday, April 4, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Where: Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, Indiana
Cost: $15 for members, $20 for non-members

Workshop awarded 3 Technology LEUs, and awarded 2 ARC, Section B. 3.d. (archival recertification credits from the Academy of Certified Archivists.)
The Society of Indiana Archivists is pleased to announce its spring workshop, “Wikipedia for Archivists,” April 4, 2014 from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm at the Indiana State Library. Butler University Scholarly Communication Librarian, Franny Gaede and Information Commons and eLearning Librarian, Amanda Starkel will teach you how to improve the visibility of your collections using Wikipedia.

This workshop will cover the basics of Wikipedia editing, policy, and licensing, preparing you to edit articles, upload images, and navigate the Wikipedia community. Laptop and tablet computers are highly recommended for a significant hands-on component. A limited number of loaner laptops will be available if needed.

The registration deadline now Friday, March 28, 2014.

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