This is a four-week online Wikipedia lecture series for WNYLRC members.
This training is a project from Consumer Reports. Consumer Reports is a United States nonprofit organization which seeks to share information with consumers so that they can make informed purchase decisions. Friends of Consumer Reports may include anyone who wishes to share information about consumer choices. Should you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact Lane (user:bluerasberry) at lrasberryconsumer.com
Week two - Editing Wikipedia
"Editing Wikipedia articles on medicine", a classroom handout
We will talk about editing Wikipedia. This talk will not cover the technical process of editing, but instead, will go through the rules of editing and the editorial flow of submitted text as the Wikimedia community processes. We will discuss the culture of editing Wikipedia.
Here is a preview of the inside story-
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Mr. Rasberry is Consumer Report's first Wikipedian in Residence, primarily working to support "Choosing Wisely," an initiative led by the ABIM Foundation and Consumer Reports, focused on sharing evidence-based consumer health information.