Type of Presentation

Individual paper/presentation (20 minute presentation)

Target Audience



Room 1005


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Presentation Description

Educators everywhere deplore the prevalence of Wikipedia in student work, but with a little creative thinking, this resource can form the basis for many interesting activities involving information literacy and critical thinking. Attendees will leave this presentation with practical ways to use Wikipedia as a tool for class discussions, active learning exercises, demonstrations, research products, and critical analyses.


Information literacy, Wikipedia, Critical thinking, Class discussions, Active learning exercises, Demonstrations, Research products, Critical analyses

Publication Type and Release Option

Presentation (Open Access)


Sep 21st, 1:15 PM Sep 21st, 2:30 PM

Five and a Thousand Practical Ways to Use Wikipedia in Instruction

Room 1005

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