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July 28, 2009 • Volume 6 / Number 15

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Wikipedia Academy Held at NIH

Volunteer editors from Wikipedia came to the NIH campus on July 16 to give scientists and science writers an introduction to the online encyclopedia, as well as tutorials on how to contribute and edit articles. The event was the first Wikipedia Academy in the United States. Representatives from across the NIH, including NCI, attended the event, the stated goal of which was to make health information more accessible and reliable.