Event Type: Adult Programs|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: All Day
Wikipedia + Free Pizza = Wikipizza!Library: Main Library Link
Learn about the world's largest encyclopedia & eat free pizza. Topics include an introduction to Wikipedia, how to make your own contributions to this vast resource and what tools the library has available to help.
10:00 - 10:15 Welcome, introduction
10:15 - 11:00 Markup: the nuts & bolts of editing Wikipedia
11:10 - 12:00 Research: make the most of library resources
12:00 - 1:00 FREE PIZZA & open discussion of issues surrounding Wikipedia
1:00 - 4:00 Editathon: librarians & expert Wikipedians on hand to help guide you through your first edits & assist in your research.
Event is free, but registration is required. Wireless connection will be available if you would like to work from your own laptop.
This is an official Wikipedia Loves Libraries event.
REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR OWN LAPTOP OR MOBILE DEVICE IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN EDITING. Wifi will be provided.
Location: Main Library - Huenefeld Tower Room
Registration Ends: 11/23/2012 at 11:55 PM
Contact: Christian Sheehy