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LiDA101: Reliability of Wikipedia Reflection

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#1

Drawing on your study of the reliability and credibility of online resources, share your advice to fellow learners in this course regarding use of Wikipedia for academic purposes. For example:

  • You can use Wikipedia for … because …
  • You should not use Wikipedia for … because …

Source Resource: https://learn.saylor.org/mod/page/view.php?id=19551


#2

Wikipedia is not a reliable source for any information, much less anything academic related. Reasons for this include anyone, not just experts, can write articles, and post content, therefore it’s unreliable and not credible.


#3

@sunnyhaze2006 I definitely agree with you some people just like to to on those pages and make srtuff up for fun nor knowing sokeomwnmight really believe it.