#citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Training*

For more information on this course, please contact Elizabeth Waltman at ewaltman@hshsl.umaryland.edu.

Please join the National Network of Libraries of Medicine for the spring 2020 #citeNLM Edit-a-thon as we add citations to Wikipedia articles on preventive health and wellness using trusted National Library of Medicine resources like Genetics Home Reference, MedlinePlus, and PubMed.

Course URL: https://nnlm.gov/class/NNLMWikipedia

Learning Objectives:

Attendees will be able to learn about: 

  • The importance of Wikipedia as a health information resource
  • The ongoing #citeNLM Wikipedia project
  • How to participate in a #citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
  • Hosting an edit-a-thon for your community
  • Adding citations from trusted National Library of Medicine resources