When Science and Wikipedia Rub Elbows - News - MyScienceWork
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"Some principles of contributing to Wikipedia are the same as in publishing research (i.e. cite your sources); some quite the opposite (prestige will get you nowhere); and other elements ought to be as highly valued in the world of science (publishing with an open license allows collaboration and a better end product!). On this point, science can glean some valuable information from the ways of Wikipedia."