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June 27, 2017 — In addition to this week's NewsBreaks article and the monthly NewsLink Spotlight, Information Today, Inc. (ITI) offers Weekly News Digests that feature recent product news and company announcements. Watch for additional coverage to appear in the next print issue of Information Today. For other up-to-the-minute news, check out ITI’s Twitter account: @ITINewsBreaks.

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OCLC Prepares Librarians for Wikipedia Editing

On Sept. 13, 2017, OCLC’s WebJunction will launch a free, 10-week online training program for public library staffers who want to learn about Wikipedia editing, designed to help them become comfortable with contributing to the site. A July 19 webinar, Wikipedia for Libraries: Preview the Possibilities, Discover the Opportunities, will preview the program and describe how librarians can use Wikipedia to bolster usage of their collections and encourage community engagement. Library staffers can begin registering for the program on that date.

For more information, read the press release.

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