The Resource Truth in numbers? : everything according to Wikipedia, Glen Echo Entertainment ; director, Scott Glosserman, Nic Hill, (electronic resource)

Truth in numbers? : everything according to Wikipedia, Glen Echo Entertainment ; director, Scott Glosserman, Nic Hill, (electronic resource)

Label
Truth in numbers? : everything according to Wikipedia
Title
Truth in numbers?
Title remainder
everything according to Wikipedia
Statement of responsibility
Glen Echo Entertainment ; director, Scott Glosserman, Nic Hill
Contributor
Film director
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A 2010 American documentary film that explores the history and cultural implications of the online, user-editable encyclopedia Wikipedia. The film considers the question of whether all individuals or just experts should be tasked with editing an encyclopedia. The site's history and background is given, along with commentary from Wikipedia founders Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger. Commentators that appear in the film include author Howard Zinn, Len Downie of The Washington Post, Bob Schieffer of CBS News, former Encyclopædia Britannica chief Robert McHenry and former Central Intelligence Agency director James Woolsey
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
NRT
PerformerNote
Richard Branson, Vint Cerf
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Glosserman, Scott
  • Hill, Nic
  • hoopla digital
Runtime
85
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  • Electronic encyclopedias
  • User-generated content
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Truth in numbers? : everything according to Wikipedia, Glen Echo Entertainment ; director, Scott Glosserman, Nic Hill, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11208225
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 85 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT11208225
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
11208225
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Truth in numbers? : everything according to Wikipedia, Glen Echo Entertainment ; director, Scott Glosserman, Nic Hill, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11208225
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 85 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT11208225
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
11208225
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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