What type of source is Wikipedia?

Answer Wikipedia is a tertiary source. Its articles are a summary of the published material from reputable publishers which are secondary sources. These are listed in the References section of the Wikiped... Read More »

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Is wikipedia a bad source?

i use it all the time and it is just peoples views from what they may have read elsewhere so i always back it up by looking for the information on other websites too, because in some research ive d... Read More »

Wikipedia cant be a reliable source right?

.org is just an organization. Also, BBC did a study that shows that Wikipedia is just as reliable as Brittanica. Seriously. So, it is a reliable source sometimes. The locked articles only allow adm... Read More »

Is Wikipedia a good source?

If everything you've ever read on Wikipedia is true, you have either not read much, or you are very gullible and simply believe that everything you read is true (even though it may not be).Take som... Read More »

Is it ok to use wikipedia as my source for my thesis?……Wikipedia is your quick overview of a given topic, and an ok starting point for further research. It is not a r... Read More »