Submissions:2016/How MediaWiki can facilitate open-access research

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How MediaWiki can facilitate open-access research
Theme
Education
Academic Peer Review option
No
Type of submission
Presentation
Author
Trace Fleeman y Garcia
E-mail address
sci4ch@gmail.com
Username
Notjohnconway
Affiliation
Abstract
MediaWiki software provides a simple, easy-to-use format for the open dissemination of academic research. It is possible that in the future, wikis will replace academic journals, and the encyclopedic format present in wikis like Wikipedia could supersede styles like MLA and APA.
Length of presentation
15-30 min.
Special schedule requests
N/A
Preferred room size
10-20
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  1. Notjohnconway (talk) 04:02, 28 August 2016 (EDT)
  2. Yes, I agree, Wikipedia's own manual of style is more relevant for citations than older styles. Blue Rasberry (talk) 15:25, 31 August 2016 (EDT)