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Wikipedia Loves Libraries DC

Wikimedia District of Columbia

Saturday, November 5, 2011 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

Washington, DC

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Wikipedia Loves Libraries DC will be held on November 5, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (DCPL) at the Library Lab, as part of the Wikipedia Loves Libraries events being held across the USA and during Digital Capital Week in DC.

When?
  • November 5, 2011
  • 1pm-5pm
Where?
  • Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Library (DC Public Library) at the Library Lab
  • 9th & G St NW, near the Gallery Place-Chinatown metro
What?

There will be something for newbies and experienced Wikimedians alike as we spend an afternoon working on articles and editing Wikipedia:

  • For newbies, learn how to contribute to Wikipedia
  • Edit-a-thon: Improve Wikipedia content related to local DC history, civil rights, and more

There may also be an opportunity to help digitize photographs of historic Washington, DC, learn how to transcribe and caption videos, and learn about other ways of contributing to Wikipedia and its sister projects.

 

 

 

Have questions about Wikipedia Loves Libraries DC? Contact Wikimedia District of Columbia

When & Where



Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
901 G Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Saturday, November 5, 2011 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)


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