Tech Tip: Illinois Wiki Retirement

The Illinois Wiki will be partially shut down as of June 2023. Old pages will still be viewable, but users will no longer be able to create new content on the Wiki.

Check out the notice from the Wiki front page,

Welcome to the Wiki! For full access to the Illinois Wiki, campus users should authenticate by clicking the Log In link in the upper right. From there, feel free to jump in and start browsing pages, or visit our help space for detailed instructions.

As previously announced, the Illinois Wiki service will be retired by June 30, 2024.
The retirement is happening in 3 phases and the first deadline is approaching next month:

No new sites can be created on the Illinois Wiki after June 30, 2023.

The following dates provide a high-level timeline of retirement plans:
June 30, 2023 – No new sites can be created
January 1, 2024 – Illinois Wiki set to read-only
June 30, 2024 – Full Illinois Wiki retirement

Visit the Illinois Wiki Retirement page to view FAQs and identify an alternative to the wiki. If you need more help, please request a Wiki consultation or contact the Tech Services Help Desk at or by creating a TS Help Desk Request

For Illinois Wiki support, contact the Help Desk.

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MLIS grad student and GA with the iSchool Help Desk

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