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March 12, 2006

Is Wikipedia Credible?

The New York Times 3/12/2006

Anonymous Source Is Not the Same as Open Source

WIKIPEDIA, the free online encyclopedia, currently serves up the following: Five billion pages a month. More than 120 languages. In excess of one million English-language articles. And a single nagging epistemological question: Can an article be judged as credible without knowing its author?

Read entire article here.

Posted by kstover2 at March 12, 2006 3:14 PM