Cititng Wikipedia Good or Bad?

Answer Citing wikipedia is bad. Citing the sources of the information in wikipedia is good. Look to the source of the information that is on wikipedia and go to that source and cite that.

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Is wikipedia any good?

It depends of what kind of info you're after. In the math and science areas it's pretty much OK, but in the history area there can be "partisan" errors or misleading statements especially about li... Read More »

How good is wikipedia?

It's pretty good for most knowledge areas.

Is Wikipedia a good reference?

Of course Wikipedia is prone to error, often malicious error, and other times simply bone-headed editing and reverting over a point that is simply not clearly known. I'm going to give you three exa... Read More »

Any good Wikipedia editor?

No. This has been a problem since the beginning, and Wikipedia is nearly nine years old now.