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Oberwiki is a '''[[Wikipedia:Wiki|wiki]]''' web site for [http://www.oberlin.edu/ Oberlin College] (a four-year liberal arts college in Oberlin, Ohio) and the [http://www.cityofoberlin.com/ town of Oberlin]. Wiki web sites are open to the public to create and edit the site's content.
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Oberwiki is a '''[[Wikipedia:Wiki|wiki]]''' web site for [http://www.oberlin.edu/ Oberlin College] (a four-year liberal arts college in Oberlin, Ohio) and the [http://www.cityofoberlin.com/ town of Oberlin]. Wiki web sites, like [[Wikipedia:Wikipedia|Wikipedia]], are open to the public to create and edit the site's content.
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Oberwiki is not officially affiliated with Oberlin College.
  
 
== Goals ==
 
== Goals ==
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== History ==
 
== History ==
  
Oberwiki was started by [[User:Alxndr|Xander Quine]] in August 2004 as a place to organize answers to frequently asked questions from [[Online Oberlin communities|LiveJournal]]. Since then, it has evolved into a place to collect facts, opinions, and thoughts about all aspects of Oberlin.
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Oberwiki was started by [[User:Alxndr|Xander]] in August 2004 as a place to organize answers to frequently asked questions from [[Online Oberlin communities|LiveJournal]]. Since then, it has evolved into a place to collect facts, opinions, thoughts and more about all aspects of Oberlin.
  
 
Oberwiki was originally hosted on a server in Xander's home, but in September 2004 the hard drive [[Where did all the content go?|gave up the ghost]], and the site is now hosted via a dedicated webhosting company. Xander is still the main administrator of Oberwiki, doing most of the configuration and maintenance.
 
Oberwiki was originally hosted on a server in Xander's home, but in September 2004 the hard drive [[Where did all the content go?|gave up the ghost]], and the site is now hosted via a dedicated webhosting company. Xander is still the main administrator of Oberwiki, doing most of the configuration and maintenance.

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