Wikipedia: Pros and Cons Christine Kickels College of DuPage Library Associate Professor Librarian and “Wiki-user” What is Wikipedia? “Wikipedia is an encyclopedia collaboratively written by many of its readers.” --Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikipedia Why?
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Christine KickelsCollege of DuPage LibraryAssociate ProfessorLibrarianand “Wiki-user”
“Wikipedia is an encyclopedia collaboratively written by many of its readers.” --Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikipedia
"Imagine a world in which every single person on the planet is given free access to the sum of all human knowledge. That's what we're doing." --Jimmy Wales
Founder and Chairman of the Wikimedia Foundation
Giles, Jim. “Internet Encyclopaedias Go Head to Head”. Nature. 15 Dec. 2005.
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