WNYLRC Webinar: Online Wikipedia Lecture Series - Week 3
Date:
Thursday, March 2, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Description:

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 lrasberry@consumer.com

Week three - Quality control and the Wikimedia community

Every work role which exists in any major publishing house also exists in Wikipedia. We will visit some of the work divisions in Wikipedia, consider their labor processes, and talk about how administration and infrastructure development supports front-end content publishing.

Location:
webinar
Directions:

login information will be provided prior to the webinar

Workshop Length:
1
Speaker Name:
Lane Rasberry
Speaker Bio:

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.

Max Class Size:
23
Price (Governing):
$5
Price (Affiliate Member):
$10
Price (Patron Organizational):
$10
Price (Patron Student):
$5
Price (Patron Personal Member):
$5
Price (Non-Member):
$15
Price (Other NY 3Rs Library Member):
$0
Price (WNYLRC Staff):
$0