Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Earth Day 50 (virtual)

Want to learn to edit and create Wikipedia articles? Experienced editor looking for a project during quarantine? Join us for an online edit-a-thon celebrating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day! As part of BU’s University-wide Earth Day celebrations, BU Libraries will host a Sustainability-themed Wikipedia-Edit-a-thon on Thursday, April 23, 2020, from 3-6 p.m. (Eastern). Features include: *A presentation by MIT Librarian and Wikipedia expert Phoebe Ayers on the many sustainability and climate change related initiatives in the Wikimedia Community *An introduction to Wikipedia editing *Support and troubleshooting by BU Libraries staff Register in advance. We will provide you with a Zoom link prior to the event and instructions on how to set up a Wikipedia editing profile.

Register by: 4/22/2020
When 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Thursday, April 23, 2020
Contact Email ask@bu.edu
Contact Organization Boston University Libraries
Fees Free