University of Edinburgh Innovative Learning Week 2016 - History of Medicine Wikipedia editathon

The University of Edinburgh hosted a series of five edit-a-thons about the history of medicine for Innovative Learning Week 2016


  1. The editathons this week were all geared around introducing Wikipedia's new 'Visual Editor' as a much simpler easy-to-use interface....
  2. Sneak Preview - Wikipedia VisualEditor
  3. BUT a good editathon requires good sources...
  4. Preparations continued with finding some appropriate public domain images...
  5. And, finally, what's an anatomical event without anatomical shortbread?
  6. Preparations complete. We were ready to get started.
  7. DAY ONE - Basic Editing Training
  8. Director of Learning, Teaching & Web Services at the University of Edinburgh, Melissa Highton kicks off the first session by extending a warm welcome to the assembled editors...