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Wikipedia Editing: Home

An Introduction

Introductory information to get you started.

Five Pillars of Wikipedia

image of 5 pillars of Wikipedia

Definition of an encyclopedia

Wikipedia is an online, open source encyclopedia

An encyclopedia is a source that gives comprehensive definitions and background information about words, people, places, topics.  

Word Association

Wikipedia word association exercise with past students... 


Guide Author

This guide was created by and is maintained by Tara Fitzpatrick, Social Science Librarian.