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A recent Guardian editorial praised academic involvement in Wikipedia and called for more of it - helping to make the free encyclopedia more reliable and making more people aware of the fruits of academic research. History & Policy was ahead of the game, linking to its policy papers and opinion pieces and securing new audiences as a result - and we wrote to the paper accordingly. You can read the published letter here. Academics can also fill out Wikipedia's survey on barriers to their involvement here (deadline: 15 April).

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With long-established offices in King's College London and the University of Cambridge, H&P is an expanding Partnership currently supported by 6 Higher Education Institutes: King’s College London, University of Bristol, University of Cambridge, The University of Edinburgh, University of Leeds, and The University of Sheffield.

We are the only project in the UK providing access to an international network of more than 500 historians with a broad range of expertise. H&P offers a range of resources for historians, policy makers and journalists.

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