4 September 2018
Learn how to edit Wikipedia, and improve the coverage of
Aberdeenshire'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
Saturday, 15th September at the Stonehaven Library, and help to
open the door to Aberdeenshire'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
Aberdeenshire that are part of the Doors Open Day festival.
Please bring your own laptop.
We've identified a number of Wikipedia articles about
notable Aberdeenshire 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.
Reserve your free ticket here!