Archived Web Site Instructables - Make, How To, and DIY

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Title
Instructables - Make, How To, and DIY
Summary
Instructables is a website specializing in user-created and uploaded do-it-yourself projects, which other users can comment on and rate for quality. It was created by Eric Wilhelm and Saul Griffith and launched in August 2005. Instructables is dedicated to step-by-step collaboration among members to build a variety of projects. Users post instructions to their projects, usually accompanied by visual aids, and then interact through comment sections below each Instructable step as well in topic forums.
Contributor Names
Wilhelm, Eric J.
Griffith, Saul
Created / Published
United States.
Subject Headings
-  Do-it-yourself products industry
-  Folklore and Mythology
-  Do-it-yourself work
Genre
website
Form
electronic
Repository
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
Source Url
http://www.instructables.com/
Access Condition
None
Scopes
-  instructables.com (domain)
-  instructables.tumblr.com (domain)
-  www.twitter.com/instructables (domain)
-  www.facebook.com/instructables (domain)
-  www.pinterest.com/instructables (domain)
-  www.youtube.com/user/instructablestv (domain)
-  twitter.com/instructables (domain)
Language
English
Online Format
web page
Description
Instructables is a website specializing in user-created and uploaded do-it-yourself projects, which other users can comment on and rate for quality. It was created by Eric Wilhelm and Saul Griffith and launched in August 2005. Instructables is dedicated to step-by-step collaboration among members to build a variety of projects. Users post instructions to their projects, usually accompanied by visual aids, and then interact through comment sections below each Instructable step as well in topic forums. Website. electronic | Electronic (Form).
Original Format
archived web site
Additional Metadata Formats
MODSXML Base Record
MODSXML Supplemental Record

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Chicago citation style:

Wilhelm, Eric J, and Saul Griffith. Instructables - Make, How To, and DIY. United States, 2008. Archived Web Site. https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0009711/.

APA citation style:

Wilhelm, E. J. & Griffith, S. (2008) Instructables - Make, How To, and DIY. United States. [Archived Web Site] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0009711/.

MLA citation style:

Wilhelm, Eric J, and Saul Griffith. Instructables - Make, How To, and DIY. United States, 2008. Archived Web Site. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0009711/>.

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