Davies Forum Speaker: Brewster Kahle

Event: Davies Forum Speaker: Brewster Kahle  “Founder of the Internet Archive (with the Wayback Machine!)” What: Lecture When: Thursday, February 21 at 6:30pm Where: Cowell 113, University of San Francisco The Facebook invite reads “Brewster Kahle serves as founder and digital librarian at the non-profit Internet Archive and helps direct the Open Content Alliance. Brewster’s … Continue reading Davies Forum Speaker: Brewster Kahle

Professor Praises Wikipedia

From the Chronicle of Higher Education Feb 15, 2008: David Parry, an assistant professor of emerging media and communications at the university, writes that students need to become familiar with new and non-static forms of communication. He encourages his students to read Wikipedia’s “history” and “discussion” pages, saying they explain how articles were produced. And … Continue reading Professor Praises Wikipedia