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The study of collaboration patterns in wikis can help shed light on the process of content creation by online communities. To turn a wiki's revision history into a collaboration network, we propose an algorithm that identifies as authors of a page the users who provided the most of its relevant content, measured in terms of quantity and of acceptance by the community. The scalability of this approach allows us to study the English Wikipedia community as a co-authorship network. We find evidencedoi:10.1145/1995966.1995994 dblp:conf/ht/LaniadoT11 fatcat:uwlmcmcpzvcqjcavzzr6uebehy