Research:Scientific knowledge and Wikipedia
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The Lead: Introduce and describe your project at a high level in one or two paragraphs. Will the output of this project provide tangible benefits for our community (in the form of data, software, Web services)? If the output of this project mainly consists of scholarly publications, what aspects of Wikimedia projects will they help to understand
Describe in this section the methods you'll be using to conduct your research. If the project involves recruiting Wikimedia/Wikipedia editors for a survey or interview, please describe the suggested recruitment method and the size of the sample. Please include links to consent forms, survey/interview questions and user-interface mock-ups.
Please provide in this section a short timeline with the main milestones and deliverables (if any) for this project.
Policy, Ethics and Human Subjects ResearchEdit
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Describe the results and their implications here. We encourage you to share preliminary data. Don't forget to make status=complete above when you are done.
Provide links to presentations, blog posts, or other ways in which you disseminate your work.