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Using Wikipedia in HE is a controversial subject for many lecturers and they will insist that their students do not to use it under any circumstances. However it is often the first place their students will go to find information on the subject they are studying. Gregory’s talk will look at the many issues raised by the use of Wikipedia by both staff and students in HE. He will cover some important questions: What is Wikipedia and who uses it? How reliable are its sources? Is it possible to incorporate Wikipedia into students assignments? Come along and join the discussion!

Speaker: Gregory Toth

Weds. 7th October 2015.

13.00 to 14.00.

Room: D205 or online at:

http://tinyurl.com/RULTOTT

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