Bibliography of Wikipedia

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This is bibliography of works about the internet encyclopedia Wikipedia.

Note - publications listed below may contain out of dated information or images.


  • Ayers, Phoebe; Matthews, Charles; Yates, Ben (2008). How Wikipedia Works: And How You Can Be a Part of It. No Starch Press. ISBN 9781593271763.  is a how-to reference for using and contributing to Wikipedia, targeted at "students, professors, and everyday experts and fans". It offers specific sections for teachers, reusers, and researchers.[1]
  • Fruhlinger, Josh; Lastowka, Conor (2011). [Citation Needed]: The Best of Wikipedia's Worst Writing. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. ISBN 9781466346987.  spotlights comically bad passages from Wikipedia entries.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Book review in the Sacramento Book Review, Vol. 1 Iss. 2, October, 2008, p.19.
  2. ^ "The Charms of Wikipedia", a review by Nicholson Baker, The New York Review of Books, Volume 55, No. 4, March 20, 2008.
  3. ^ David Cox, "The Truth According To Wikipedia" in Evening Standard (22 October 2009)
  4. ^ "Hit Tumblr Mocks Wikipedia's Most Ridiculous Claims". Mashable. Retrieved 2013-01-07. 
  5. ^ Kakutani, Michiko (2007-06-29). "The Cult of the Amateur". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-08-20. 
  6. ^ Biography, authors homepage.
  7. ^ Andrew Lih. The Wikipedia Revolution. Hyperion, March 17, 2009. ISBN 978-1-4013-0371-6
  8. ^ "Everybody Knows Everything", Jeremy Philips, The Wall Street Journal, March 18, 2009
  9. ^ "Wikipedia: Exploring Fact City", Noam Cohen, New York Times, March 28, 2009
  10. ^ "Critical Point of View: A Wikipedia Reader". Network 10 May 2011. Retrieved 21 December 2011. (ISBN 978-90-78146-13-1)
  11. ^ Bulatovic, Peja (January 14, 2011). "Wikipedia turns 10". CBC News. 
  12. ^ Solon, Olivia (January 11, 2011). "A Decade Of Wikipedia, The Poster Child For Collaboration". Wired.