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A step-by-step guide for using Wikipedia for research communication

Börsting, Paul and Heimstädt, Maximilian (2021) A step-by-step guide for using Wikipedia for research communication. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (22 Oct 2021). Blog Entry.

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The Wikipedia community has become a source of information for a broad and global public. Paul Börsting and Maximilian Heimstädt argue that contributing to the encyclopedia as a scholar can be a powerful way of achieving a strong societal impact of their own expertise. Furthermore they provide a guide on how to write your first contributions.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 07 Jan 2022 14:42
Last Modified: 07 Jan 2022 14:42

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