Wikipedia Hack-a-Thon workshop

26 March 2019

Do you want to learn how to communicate knowledge and research using Wikipedia?

Join us at the Wikipedia Hack-a-Thon – two informal workshops where you can develop your digital literacy skills and get Wiki-savvy!

These half-day workshops are co-hosted by the ANU Library, ANU Research Skills & Training and Wikimedia Australia.

So, what will you learn?

Day 1 - writing for Wikipedia with the visual editor (3 April)

Participate in hands-on exercises and learn basic skills in Wikipedia formatting, linking, citation and using images.

Day 2 - writing for Wikipedia: beyond the basics (4 April)

Put your skills from Day 1 into practice with a mini edit-a-thon! Share your knowledge and ideas in a fun, collaborative environment.

Presenter

Dr Kerry Raymond is a retired Professor of Information Technology. She now writes for Wikipedia and does Wikipedia outreach work such as talks, training and events. She was the first Wikipedian-in-Residence at the State Library of Queensland.

Register now via Eventbrite

Writing for Wikipedia with the Visual Editor – Day 1

Writing for Wikipedia: Beyond the Basics – Day 2