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Accessibility

Here at Queen’s University, staff and students produce digital content for a variety of reasons. This can be assignments, posters, learning materials, video or web-based content, to name a few. It is important to make digital content accessible to users of the content (i.e., the intended audience). By content, we Read more…

A mobile phone is held in one hand, with the Wikipedia home page shown on the screen. Library books can be seen in the background.

What is Wikipedia?

Wikipedia started in 2001, based on the concept of the encyclopaedia. It was to be free, web-based and never intended to be physical. The concept has grown to be one of the most important sources of information in the world. It’s a charitably-run site, a collaborative piece of work (no Read more…

Making reference to references

What is referencing? Referencing can be considered as a set of rules for presenting sources of information, cited within a written text, with the list of appended references following. Referencing is not to be confused with bibliographies, which are lists of references following a text, but not necessarily cited within Read more…