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Telling the Chases' Story: Eastern's 4th Annual Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

Writing biography articles for James and Eleanor Barrow Chase

Wikipedia is NOT

From the Wikipedia page Wikipedia is Not:

Wikipedia is not a paper encyclopedia

Wikipedia is not a dictionary

Wikipedia is not a publisher of original thought

Wikipedia is not a soapbox or means of promotion

Wikipedia is not a manual, guidebook, textbook, or scientific journal

Wikipedia is not an indiscriminate collection of information

Wikipedia is not censored

Wikipedia is not considered peer-reviewed