WikiConference India 2011/Submissions/Issues affecting knowledge availability for editing Wikipedia

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06:57, 13 August 2011 (UTC)
Title of the submission

Issues affecting knowledge availability for editing Wikipedia. Best practices, case studies and Semantics Role in fixing the date of ancient literature in Wikipedia articles

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Author of the submission

ta:User:Sengai Podhuvan

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State of your origin (Country, if you are not based in India)

Tamil Nadu

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Abstract (maximum 500 words)

Dating of literature in Wikipedia articles is controversial and many times contentious. Existing reliable sources differ widely in their dating of ancient literature. In this paper we will see about the issues affecting the dating of Tamil literature in Wikipedia articles and how to solve them.

Track (Community/Knowledge/Outreach/Technology)


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