Wikipedia, KTH Library’s PhD workshop
Time: Fri 2021-06-11 10.00 - 12.00
Lecturer: Olle Terenius, Professor at Uppsala University
Location: Zoom - Registration is required
Wikipedia is the first choice in many information searching situations. This makes Wikipedia an excellent arena to communicate your research field to a wide audience, and to let your knowledge in your field benefit society.
This workshop is held by Olle Terenius, a malaria researcher based at Uppsala University working on bacteria in mosquitoes. In a world full of fake news, he encourages researchers at Swedish universities to participate in making Wikipedia an up-dated and true source of information for everyone.
The workshop includes:
Why writing about your research field in Wikipedia is a good idea
The basics of Wikipedia editing
Time to work with key articles in your subject area
The language of the workshop is English.