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Learn to Edit Wikipedia

This guide cover the basics of learning to edit Wikipedia, including creating an account, editing text, creating references, and adding images. It was developed out of a workshop session by Michael Barera, a Wikipedian with over a decade of experience.

Welcome!

Welcome to the Learn to Edit Wikipedia LibGuide! Created and maintained by Michael Barera, a Wikipedian with over a decade of experience as well as the University and Labor Archivist at the University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

UTA Learn to Edit Wikipedia Workshops and Wikipedia Meetups Schedule

Fall 2021 Schedule:

  • Friday, August 27 (11 am - 12 pm): Learn to Edit Wikipedia Workshop (virtual event on Microsoft Teams)
  • Friday, September 24 (11 am - 1 pm): Wikipedia Meetup (Parlor, 6th floor of Central Library)
  • October: Learn to Edit Wikipedia Workshop (date and time TBD)
  • November: Wikipedia Meetup (date and time TBD)

Virtual January 2021 Learn to Edit Wikipedia Workshop Recording