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Research Guide for Prison Literacy

Structure of Wikipedia Articles

Examine the structure of Wikipedia articles.

To Do

  1. Examine the structure and headings of the Wikipedia articles listed below.
  2. Be prepared to answer the following questions.
  • What are standard sections in each Wikipedia article regardless of whether or not an article is well-developed?
  • What are See Also sections designed for?
  • What are at least five headings that your group thinks should or could be included on a Merced Assembly Center Wikipedia article page?
  • Overall, what kinds of sources are being used in these Wikipedia articles? (e.g. Do you notice journal articles, books, websites, newspapers, archives being referenced the most?)

Wikipedia Articles to Review

Record Your Group's Answers

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