Wikipedia:Meetup/UK/ArtAndFeminism 2017/Hyde Park Book Club
- 1 About the event
- 2 How do I prepare?
- 3 Sources
- 4 Location
- 5 Programme
- 6 Trainers
- 7 Attendees
- 8 Hit list of articles to be created or improved
- 9 What can I do after the event?
- 10 External links
- 11 Participants - Sign Up Here!
|Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon - Leeds in a nutshell:|
About the event
In a 2011 survey, the Wikimedia Foundation found that less than 10% of its contributors identify as female while only 15% of the English Wikipedia's biographies are about women. As a result, content is skewed by the lack of female participation.
How do I prepare?
- Sign up for the event and let me welcome you! (Template:Welcome training Leeds)
- Create a Wikipedia account
- Bring a laptop (wi-fi will be provided)
- Learn about editing if you like: Tutorial, or Getting started on Wikipedia for more information
- Think about what you would like to edit about - please prepare some materials to bring with you on the day
- Wikipedia is a tertiary resource, which relies upon secondary sources. Wikipedia is not a place for original research.
- For more guidance on the use of sources, see this guide here.
Hyde Park Book Club
- Timings TBC*
Hit list of articles to be created or improved
Articles to be created
Articles to be improved
Articles created at the event
Articles improved at the event
Articles started at the event
What can I do after the event?
You may find these useful if you want to learn further about editing:
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to ArtAndFeminism 2016.|
Participants - Sign Up Here!
Prior to the event:
- RSVP @ Eventbrite
- Do you have a Wikipedia User Name?
- No? Create a Wikipedia account
- Yes? Go to Step #3
- Sign up! Add your Wikipedia User Name to this section by clicking the blue button below (follow instructions). Your name will be added to the bottom of this page