Is Wikipedia suitable as a learning resource for nursing and healthcare students?

James Meek
Senior Lecturer, University of Central Lancashire

Welcome to the autumn issue of HIV Nursing, themed around the future workforce of nursing. This issue sees students publish dissertations and projects from their nurse training, and collaborations between students and their academic colleagues. It is fantastic to see so many students take this opportunity to share their work in this way and to see so many pieces of work linked to HIV in their nurse training. When undertaking a university module it is customary to produce a piece of work to be awarded the academic credit for it. But how many of us actually do something with it once we have received our mark for the module? Students have taken the opportunity and have done so in this issue! So if you find yourself producing an essay or project, why not consider publishing it in HIV Nursing? Read more…