From: "Ralph B. Stuart" <rstuart**At_Symbol_Here**CORNELL.EDU>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] CINF Webinar: Using Wikipedia as a Source of Chemical Information
Date: June 27, 2013 9:31:54 AM EDT
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This webinar will also be recorded and available later if you can't make this morning's session...

Webinar: Using Wikipedia as a Source of Chemical Information
Speaker: Martin A. Walker, SUNY Potsdam
Date: June 27, 2013
Time: 11:00 am (US EDT)
Meeting Access:


This webinar will explain some of the most effective ways to find chemical information in Wikipedia. Chemical substance information will be described, including use of the Chembox, Drugbox and supplementary data pages. Other chemistry topics will then be covered, such as chemical reactions, biographies and chemical concepts. The session will then show how articles are written, maintained and assessed by the community, showing how vandalism is caught and how data are validated.

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Ralph Stuart CIH
Chemical Hygiene Officer
Department of Environmental Health and Safety
Cornell University


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