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Loughborough University

November 2020

Wikithon: ‘Old’ and ‘New’ Loughborough

November 14, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online: Loughborough University, Epinal Way
Loughborough, LE11 3TU

This is an online event. This Wikipedia edit-a-thon invites Loughborough locals to connect with their past and neglected figures from the town's history. The first hour will showcase the importance of Wikipedia as a digital resource. Participants will learn about the Open Access movement and all about how to edit a Wikipedia entry. In the second part participants will be invited to produce a new page for Wikipedia about a figure associated with Loughborough - pick from pre-selected figures or…

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