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JOIN UF ON ZOOM APRIL 30th
THE LIVE EDIT-A-THON SESSION HAS ENDED
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NNLM VIRTUAL EDIT-A-THON WHY PARTICIPATE ??
Wikipedia’s health topics pages are visited a staggering 7 billion times a year
Its possibly the world’s most popular health information resource.
Your participation will improve the credibility and content of medical and health-related articles on Wikipedia
Besides, its fun!
SPRING 2020 VIRTUAL EDIT-A-THON
Topic: we'll be editing articles on preventative health and wellness
Date :April 30, 2020
N o experience required! See How to Participate for sign-up details
SPRING 2020 VIRTUAL EDIT-A-THON APRIL 30th HOW TO PARTICIPATE #CITENLM
Step 2: Register on NNLM campaign dashboard
Step 3: Find an article that needs a citation. Here are some strategies:
Choose one of the pre-selected articles on the program dashboard
Find an article with sourcing or other problems
Select an article while browsing pages related to the campaign theme
Step 4: Cite a source
Find a source from NLM or other reliable website to support the article
Add a citation using Wikipedia Style (learn more about adding citations from 1Lib1Ref )
Add the project hashtag #citeNLM in the Wikipedia Edit Summary
Step 5: Share!
Include the hashtag #citeNLM in your tweets about the event and follow the hashtag to interact with fellow Wikipedians
Drop a pin of your location on our participant map
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