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WikiProject Nebraska
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This WikiProject was formed to foster better articles on the U.S. state of Nebraska with a spirit of cooperation. This page and its subpages contain suggestions on formatting and layout of articles, which can be discussed at the project's talk page. To participate, simply add your name at the member section below.

Outline[edit]

This WikiProject was created to organize, format, expand, and exemplify Nebraska-related articles on Wikipedia. Our to-do list is located to the right, and is in a constant state of flux.

Project Divisions[edit]

  • Communities (talk)—Cities, towns, villages and boroughs
  • Physical geography (talk)— Regions, parks, climate, physical features
  • Transportation (talk)— Roads, trails, rail, ferries, and airplanes in and around Nebraska
  • Culture (talk)— Music, art, icons, mass communication
  • People (talk)—Includes Nebraska natives and those residents who have shaped Nebraska
  • Government (talk)—Government: federal, state and local politics in relation to Nebraska
  • History (talk)—History of Nebraska during and prior to statehood
  • Economy (Talk)—Major Nebraska industries, employers, trends, and history relating to the economy of Nebraska


In state projects[edit]

WikiProject Omaha
WP:WikiProject Nebraska Highways

Tasks[edit]

Participants[edit]

Active participants[edit]

To join WikiProject Nebraska, edit this section and add the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest to the bottom of the following list of participants. Participants should also place participant identification on their user page.

  1. Swid (talk | edits) Finally! I didn't even have to start it!
  2. MONGO
  3. Rayc, Yey! Finally!
  4. Freechild
  5. Sdegner
  6. Sweet Pea 1981 (talk) 01:34, 8 April 2009 (UTC) - from Kearney and currently live in Omaha
  7. Ammodramus (talk) 19:15, 25 October 2009 (UTC) Live in Kearney. Travel a lot within the state. Have camera.
  8. MrKent Lives in Omaha
  9. I am One of Many
  10. Gmcbjames
  11. Kudokiller
  12. Daclausen I teach at UN and use Wikipedia assignments with my writing students.
  13. Smmurphy(Talk) 23:03, 3 May 2016 (UTC)
  14. S.Camerone A graduate research assistant at the University_of_Nebraska–Lincoln using Wikipedia to disseminate research!
  15. Mircea Burgos Corvine. I am from Spain but i am interested in Nebraska History and places.

Former participants[edit]

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

  1. AlexNebraska (talk) 20:18, 7 April 2008 (UTC)This is great Now all we need is a Lincoln and Omaha wikiprojects - No activity since August 2008
  2. Badbilltucker May not be able to do much, but will do what I can. - No activity since January 2007
  3. Bryse 19:36, 13 August 2007 (UTC)-Beatrice Neighbor. - No edits since February 2011
  4. Czj - Lifetime Lincoln resident. - No activity since February 2009
  5. MikeGruz - One edit in July 2010, other than that no activity since October 2009
  6. museumsparrow - No activity since May 2010
  7. Nenstiel talk (founder) - No activity since December 2006
  8. New4325 - User blocked since December 2007
  9. Nice or in evil (talk) 19:53, 23 May 2008 (UTC) - No activity since October 2010
  10. The4532 (talk) 06:21, 27 December 2007 (UTC) - No activity since December 2007
  11. UnitAnode 16:21, 5 January 2010 (UTC) - No activity since March 2010
  12. w00tfest99 - No activity since March 2010
  13. 2829NE - No activity since September 2009

Participant identification[edit]

WikiProject Nebraska participants should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Nebraska participants.

Wikitext userbox where used
[[Category:WikiProject Nebraska participants]] none linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject Nebraska}} linked pages
{{Template:User WP Nebraska}} linked pages
{{Template:User WP Nebraska|invite}} linked pages

For other Nebraska user templates see Category:Nebraska user templates.

Infoboxes[edit]

Code Result
{{Nebraska}}

Infobox for use on regions, cities, and boroughs; placed at the bottom of article pages.

Templates[edit]

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{{WikiProject United States|class=|importance=|NE=yes|NE-importance=}}

Template showing an article, image, category, or template is part of this WikiProject. Placed at the top of talk pages, not articles.

WikiProject United States / Nebraska (Rated Project-class)
WikiProject iconThis page is within the scope of WikiProject United States, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of topics relating to the United States of America on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the ongoing discussions.
 Project  This page does not require a rating on the project's quality scale.
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This page is supported by WikiProject Nebraska.
 
{{Nebraska-stub}}

Stub notice for Nebraska articles not covered by one of the other stub categories; placed at the bottom of article pages

{{Nebraska-geo-stub}}

Stub notice for articles dealing with Nebraska locations or geographical features; placed at the bottom of article pages

{{Nebraska-politician-stub}}

Stub notice for Nebraska politicians; placed at the bottom of article pages

{{Nebraska-school-stub}}

Stub notice for Nebraska schools (but not colleges or universities); placed at the bottom of article pages

For Nebraska-related articles needing a photograph, use {{Image requested|in=Nebraska}} in the talk page, which adds the article to Category:Wikipedia requested photographs in Nebraska. You can help Wikipedia by uploading freely licensed photographs for these articles to Wikimedia Commons.

The Free Image Search Tool may be able to locate suitable images on other web sites.

The Image Existence Checker shows articles in this list that have images.

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It is requested that a photograph or photographs be included in this article to improve its quality, if possible.
Wikipedians in Nebraska may be able to help!


Link to stubs[edit]

If the priority articles in the top of this page don't interest you, you can always expand one of these stubs.


Find photographs[edit]

Many Nebraska articles lack photographs: some of these can be found at Category:Wikipedia requested photographs in Nebraska. If any are located near you, you can help Wikipedia by uploading a freely licensed photograph to Wikimedia Commons.

Tools[edit]

Main tool page: toolserver.org
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.