Rerun: The rise of Wikipedia

With the school term in full swing, we thought it was time to revisit a candid discussion about the infamous research tool Wikipedia.

Wikipedia has been an Internet institution for over a decade yet continues to face criticism — particularly in the world of academia — over the accuracy of its millions of entries. Undergraduate student Alexander Sarra-Davis joins Ira Nadel on this week’s episode to discuss a study he is conducting about the crowdsourced encyclopedia.

Is Wikipedia a reliable source of information? Tune in Wednesday Jan. 21st at 6 p.m. on CiTR 101.9 FM or find the podcast here later this week to find out.


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