On this topic, will Wikipedia ever implement a 'citation tool'? I'm
thinking something like Mendeley or EndNote for wiki text? It would be
great to have citations more formally implemented within MW (via an
On 20 April 2012 18:31, phoebe ayers <phoebe.wiki(a)gmail.com> wrote:
Has there been any research done into: the number of citations (e.g.
to books, journal articles, online sources, everything together) on
Wikipedia (any language, or all)? The distribution of citations over
different kinds or qualities of articles? # of uses of citation
templates? Anything like this?
I realize this is hard to count, averages are meaningless in this
context, and any number will no doubt be imprecise! But anything would
be helpful. I have vague memories of seeing some citation studies like
this but don't remember the details.
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