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==Intro: What is wiki? Why use it? When? How? ==
    -LIS use, academic use
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*LIS use, academic use
    -Similar tools: Drupal, Wordpress, Gdocs
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*Similar tools: Drupal, Wordpress, Gdocs
    -Internal policies:
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*Internal policies:
-Look around first - the content you’re thinking of probably exists in some form and can be updated.  
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**Look around first - the content you’re thinking of probably exists in some form and can be updated.
-Don’t re-invent the wheel - someone else has probably had this situation before, and written about it! http://xkcd.com/627/  
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**Don’t re-invent the wheel - someone else has probably had this situation before, and written about it! http://xkcd.com/627/
-Good idea to check w/ staff before or after updating a page.
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**Good idea to check w/ staff before or after updating a page.
-”Wikitext” markup (link to Wikipedia), example
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==”Wikitext” markup==
-Work session: Create user page with a good ToC, couple lists, text in different formats, internal links, external links.
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*[http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FHelp%3AWiki_markup&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFQjCNHkueNx6DlJ_YLhHMn6ez9YrD2geQ Wikipedia instructions]
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*[[Foreign Language Input and Support|example]]
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==Work session==
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Create user page with a good ToC, couple lists, text in different formats, internal links, external links.

Revision as of 13:04, 21 May 2014

Intro: What is wiki? Why use it? When? How?

  • LIS use, academic use
  • Similar tools: Drupal, Wordpress, Gdocs
  • Internal policies:
    • Look around first - the content you’re thinking of probably exists in some form and can be updated.
    • Don’t re-invent the wheel - someone else has probably had this situation before, and written about it! http://xkcd.com/627/
    • Good idea to check w/ staff before or after updating a page.

”Wikitext” markup

Work session

Create user page with a good ToC, couple lists, text in different formats, internal links, external links.

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