[Duraspace] Wikipedia, a Professor's Best Friend - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Hilton Gibson hilton.gibson at gmail.com
Fri Oct 17 17:07:15 SAST 2014

*However, the real reasons for the general dislike of Wikipedia among
scholars reach deeper*. For one, academics used to have the monopoly on
knowledge production. Now a bunch of digital Maoists create and manage
knowledge without any remuneration or even asking for obvious credit. There
has to be at least a little aversion to a project that is so effective in
providing free what academics are paid to provide.

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.lib.sun.ac.za/pipermail/duraspace/attachments/20141017/39c13b0d/attachment.html>

More information about the Duraspace mailing list