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Squareinfo.png How to Create a Page

Search to see whether someone has already written a similar page before you start one yourself. Click on Create a New Page under navigation on left sidebar and use the form for the proper namespace of your new page. If you search for a page that doesn't exist (using the search box and “Go” button on the left of the page) then you will be provided with a link to create the new page. See the starting a new page article for other tips and methods.

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Squareinfo.png Organizing the W S-L Wiki

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See also categories and subpages.

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  1. * UBC Wiki. University of British Columbia. Updated 9 september 2013, 18:07 UTC‎.
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