17 Jan '12, 8pm

Wikipedia Blackout: Five Great Alternatives and A Humorous Substitute

Wikipedia Blackout: Five Great Alternatives and A Humorous Substitute

In less than ten hours, Wikipedia will begin a blackout to the English-language Wikipedia. The blackout, which begins at 12:00 AM (EST) tomorrow and will last 24 hours, is a public protest of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and PROTECT IP Act (PIPA). Here are five great alternatives to Wikipedia to use during the 24 hour blackout: Answers.com — is a trusted is a Q&A website with information on any topic imaginable. On the site, there is a good combination of editorial reference books and community posted answers. Encyclopedia.com — This online (free) encyclopedia is a compilation of over 100 trusted encyclopedias and dictionaries. This site is a great educational resource. Scholarpedia — Although the layout and feel of this online encyclopedia is similar to Wikipedia, only verified expert authors are allowed to post and each article is peer reviewed. Encyclopedia Smithso...

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