November 30, 2020

“Wikipedia Editors Object to University of Toronto Student Contributions”

From The Canadian Press: A recent dust-up between Wikipedia and Canada’s largest university raises questions about how collaborative the popular website that bills itself as “the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit” truly is. The online information portal recently took a professor from the University of Toronto to task for one of his classroom assignments. […]

Smithsonian Institution Partnering with Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

Note: At the bottom of this post, after today’s DPLA news, make sure to look at a brief overview of the Smithsonian Collections Database. This searchable and browsable resource comes direct from the SI and is available today (free).  From the DPLA Announcement: The Smithsonian Institution will join with the Digital Public Library of America […]