Wikipedia

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

By ksinger on February 6, 2019

Help us create and improve Wikipedia articles related to women and feminist artists. Pizza, caffeine, and moral support will be provided. All are welcome! This is a drop-in event, but try to stay for at least an hour if possible. No prior Wikipedia experience is necessary. More information here.

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

By ksinger on February 1, 2018

Art+Feminism is a one-day event to fight the information gender gap. Join us to create and improve Wikipedia articles related to women and feminist artists. Refreshments, caffeine, and moral support are provided. All are welcome! No prior Wikipedia experience is necessary. Facilitators will be pr...

2017 Art+Feminism Edit-A-Thon St. Louis

By Jennifer Akins on March 3, 2017

  Wikimedia’s gender trouble is well-documented. While the reasons for the gender gap are up for debate, the practical effect of this disparity, however, is not. Content is skewed by the lack of female participation. This represents an alarming absence in an increasingly important repository...

2017 Art+Feminism Edit-A-Thon St. Louis

By ksinger on February 17, 2017

Join us for a communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism. We will provide guidance for the beginner Wikipedian, as well as reference materials and refreshments. A limited number of computers are available, and we recommend you bring your laptop and power cord, ...

Help Improve Wikipedia

By Shannon Davis on January 18, 2017

Wikipedia is one of the most visited websites in the world, and often the first stop for researchers. We all use Wikipedia to look up information, so why not help make it better? From January 15 to February 3, Wikipedia is asking users (and particularly librarians) to add one reference to Wikiped...

Open access / public access news, October 2016

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2016

It’s been a big month for open access news. I need to share a few treasures even though I’m not entirely caught up. Most of these were connected to International Open Access Week, 2016. There were 8 great examples of the “open in action” theme in Commit to Putting Open in ...

News and notes for math, August 2016

By Ruth Lewis on August 31, 2016

WELCOME!! If you are new to WU or working with someone who is new to WU, please pass along my name and contact information for help with anything about library services or resources. See also Math library guide libguides.wustl.edu/math/ and New folks in biology and math guide libguides.wustl.edu/...

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Set for March 5

By Julie Hale on February 2, 2016

Please join us on Saturday, March 5 for the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. The event will take place at the Kranzberg Art and Architecture Library from 12:00-5:00 p.m. At this inclusive, one-day happening, you’ll take part in the creation and improvement of Wikipedia articles related t...