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Citizendium

Citizendium

The Citizendium (sit-ih-ZEN-dee-um), a "citizens' compendium of everything," is an open wiki project aimed at creating an enormous, free, and reliable encyclopedia. The project, started by a founder of Wikipedia, aims to improve on the Wikipedia model by adding "gentle expert oversight" and requiring contributors to use their real names. We have over 5,400 articles and hundreds of contributors. (description from Citizendium)
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Travis Dolence
Travis Dolence (Librarian)
10 years ago
Citizendium is a Wikipedia fork that is working to create a more authoritative encyclopedia that is not prone to some of the problems found with Wikipedia (vandalism, etc.), There is a initiative of this site called Eduzendium (http://en.citizendium.org/wiki/CZ:Eduzendium). This program makes is possible for faculty to create articles as assignments for classes.