4 September 2018
Learn how to edit Wikipedia, and improve the coverage of
Glasgow's rich heritage!
Have you ever wondered who writes Wikipedia? Ever fancied having
a go? Ever thought about having your writing read by thousands of
Join SLIC and the Scottish Civic Trust for this editathon on
Monday 10th September, and help to open the door to Glasgow's
buildings for a global audience. In this all-day session you'll
learn how to edit Wikipedia, improving and creating articles about
notable buildings in Glasgow that are part of the Doors Open Day
Computers will be available, or bring your own
We've identified a number of Wikipedia articles about
notable Glasgow buildings that need to be improved - or that don't
exist, and need to be created! You'll learn how to edit Wikipedia,
and also more about how Wikipedia maintains quality and
No prior experience in editing Wikipedia is necessary. The
session will be led by experienced Wikipedia trainers and full
training will be given.Participants are asked to create a Wikipedia
account in advance.
Refreshments will be available but please bring your own lunch
or purchase from the on-site cafe.
Reserve your free ticket here!