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Wikipedia: Main Page



iOS Wikipedia apps:


Wikipedia Mobile 






Articles for iPad 






Wikipanion Plus





Android Wikipedia apps



Wikipedia for Android









Strategies for using Wikipedia


Smart Wiki Search: Search Wikipedia


Students are writing and editing Wikipedia pages. The Washington Post


Wiki Summarizer: searches Wikipedia by topics and provides a summary 


Wikipedia: Citing sources


Video: Editing Wikipedia


Vetter, M. (2013).  Composing with Wikipedia: A classroom study of online writing.  Computers and Composition


Conference presentations: Wikipedia in High Education


Using Wikipedia in the Classroom


Wikipedia: School and University Projects: Engage students in editing or adding entries


Wikipedia: Public Forum Debate


Navify: Mashup of Wikipedia entries plus video, images, and audio


WikiTaxi: Put a file of Wikipedia on a flash drive to carry around


The Wikipedia Review: Bulletin board on Wikipedia


Video: Jimmy Wales describes the role of Wikipedia


Paceopedia: linking Wikipedia articles to places on a map


WikiDashboard: Collects data on different types of entry edits


Wikiscanner: identifies who revises entries


Inside Higher Education: Making Wikis Work for Students


Priedhorsky, R., et al. (2007). Creating, destroying, and restoring value in Wikipedia. Proc. GROUP 200


Wikibooks: Wikipedia in the Classroom


Henry Jenkins: What Wikipedia Can Teach Us about New Literacies


John Pederson, Using Wikipedia in Education


The Student and Instructor's Guide of Questions and Lesson Plans to Wikipedia Encyclopedia


Wikipedia :School and University Projects


PBS Teacher Source: Wikipedia in the Class as a Teaching Source


Marshall Poe, The Hive, The Atlantic Online, 2006: description of the development of Wikipedia


Andrew Lih: blog entries on Wikipedia


Assigning students to edit entries


Wiki Wax: searching Wikipedia




Resources for contributing to and editing Wikipedia articles



Education Program MediaWiki Extension:{http://tinyurl.com/lhhjfcf} and {http://tinyurl.com/kypkfv4}


editing and creating articles: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Classroom_coordination}


norms and expectations for Wikipedia contributions: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Plain_and_simple}


editing an article: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Tutorial/Editing}


 editing an article: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Talk_pag}


editing from volunteers in the Wikipedia Ambassador project: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Ambassadors}


finding articles that need factual verification {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Wikipedia_articles_needing_factual_verification}


creating an article: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Your_first_article}


finding subject-matter projects: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject}


criteria for what constitutes an effective article: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Good_article_criteria}


identifying reliable sources required for articles: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Identifying_reliable_sources}


plagiarism guidelines: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Copy-paste


determining individual students’ contributions: {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Contributions}



Wiki Alternatives to Wikipedia




Wikidea: Postings address issues


Larry Sanger: The Citizemdium Project


Wikipedia: Citizendium


AcaWiki: Wiki for academic research


Visual Wikipedia






Debatepedia: different sides to an issue or topic



Other Resource Wikis


Wikipedia: lists of wikis


Wikimedia: lists of wikis


Curriki: curriculum materials










Wikihow: How-to manual






Ganfyd: medical reference site


WikiWikiWeb: software development


SourceWatch: Center for Media and Democracy: anti-spin site


LyricWiki: song lyrics


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