Image: Wikipedia, First Edition
In the school library circles where I run, Wikipedia is a downright hot-button issue. Should students access it from school? Should teachers allow students to use it for school research projects? My take? A nice overview, but not an ending place – you gotta use a variety of sources.
Anyway, when I saw that artist Rob Matthews went and took all of Wikipedia’s featured articles (all 5000 pages worth) and created an actual book, my eyes said, “that’s pretty wild”.
You know, you can break that into volumes:
(Thanks to BuzzFeed for the link)
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About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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