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CCC Libraries Wikipedia Essentials

Use this guide to learn more about CCC Libraries Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon events, and how to edit or add references to Wikipedia articles.

Creating an Account

The first step in editing Wikipedia is to create an account! How to Become a Wikipedia Editor: 8 Steps (with Pictures)

Create your account using this LINK.


Some Wikipedia rules to keep in mind:

  1. Your username my represent you as an individual
  2. Your username must not be offensive, explicit or disruptive
  3. Your login must not be shared


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Wikipedia Training

Wikipedia Student Training Modules will help you get started!