Given the complexity of these requirements, which exceed those needed to undertake a basic edit, users who want to become a fully involved Wikipedian
need to undergo a period of training and socialization, in which they learn where to find particular kinds of data and how to employ the system of categories to organize the content and editorial activities.
36 Libraries might also work with Wikipedia Visiting Scholars to sponsor a Wikipedian
to use library materials to improve content of mutual interest (37) or offer an internship program that engages students in Wikipedia projects while they develop professional experience.
The concept of Wikipedian
in Residence can also be applied to students.
Other institutions which have had a Wikipedian
in residence include the British Museum, the British Library, the National Library of Norway, the Palace of Versailles, the US' Smithsonian Institution and the Gerald Ford Presidential Library and Spain's Museu Picasso.
In the aftermath, the Wikipedian
was unmasked, and the widespread practice of contributors telling fibs about themselves to others in the community came under scrutiny.
I happen to be the Wikipedian
who contributed to the Messier article about the grave and how to find it, and it was very satisfying to know that such small efforts (in my case, very small) do make a difference.
192) The endless restatement of Wikipedian
norms--often in the process of accusing others of violating them--testifies to just what a big job this is in a community the size of Wikipedia.
1: This whole article comes across as ludicrous to me.
John Carter, a Catholic office worker Wikipedian
Eventually, a Wikipedian
at one of my talks decided to update and correct the entry in the Wikipedia article.
Jimmy Wales, now just a regular Wikipedian
but still influential with editors and the Wikimedia Foundation, dismisses suggestions that the project will get worse.
The best way to get to know Wikipedia is to become a Wikipedian