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Spadework program
Establish a baseline list of women and women-related subjects which clearly meet the standards of notability based on multiple significant separate articles or discussions in related reference sources and/or the bibliographies therein.
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John Carter
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John Carter
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created on22:23, 4 March 2015 (UTC)

Project idea[edit]

What is the problem you're trying to solve?[edit]

The question of whether given topics meet notability requirements.

What is your solution?[edit]

Producing a list of relevant topics which clearly do meet the standards of notability.


Get Involved[edit]


  • Volunteer I could at least help with finding some of the sources mentioned and starting lists of the subjects they cover. John Carter (talk) 22:37, 4 March 2015 (UTC)


  • Good idea. In some areas - scientists on en:wp, a good start as been made, but not always being realistic about notability. Johnbod (talk) 16:43, 20 March 2015 (UTC)

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