WHEN: Thursday, April 12, from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. Come when you can, stay as long as you would like.
- Please arrive at 5:00 pm if you’d like to attend the Wikipedia basics workshop.
WHERE: Wilson Library, Room 504, on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus.
- Experienced or new Wikipedians (We’ll provide assistance with Wikipedia formatting and syntax.).
- Amateur historians or research pros (We’ll have library materials on hand to help with research).
- UNC faculty, staff, and students.
WHAT TO BRING: A laptop. We’ll help you access the University’s wireless network.
WHAT TO KNOW BEFORE YOU ARRIVE:
- Enter Wilson Library through the main entrance.
- There are several parking options within a few blocks of Wilson Library, including the Rams Head Parking Deck (330 Ridge Road), Cobb Deck (on Paul Green Drive) and metered parking along South Road and Country Club Road. Please see the Department of Public Safety’s Map of Visitor and Metered Parking for a complete list of visitor parking on UNC’s campus.
- For information about disability parking, see the Wilson Library website.
WILL THERE BE FOOD? Yes! We’ll have pizza, a few salad options, and soft drinks for participants.
WILL THERE BE FREE STUFF? Yes! We’ll have North Carolina-themed posters. We’ll also have a button-maker on hand for making your own buttons.
WILL THERE BE PRIZES? Yes again! During the event we’ll raffle off prizes related to our theme of traditional North Carolina artists.