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Template:Unreliable sources

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Usage

Add {{Unreliable sources|date=November 2019}} to the top of the article, below any hatnotes.

Consider tagging any specific statements with potentially unreliable sources with {{Verify credibility|date=November 2019}} before tagging the whole article with this template.

This is the TemplateData documentation for this template used by VisualEditor and other tools; see the monthly error report for this template.

TemplateData for Unreliable sources

Marks an article as having unreliable sources and adds it to [[Category:Articles lacking reliable references]].

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Type (section)1

Something to replace the word "article", normally "section".

Default
article
Example
section
Stringoptional
Smallsmall

Makes the template produce a smaller box

Default
false
Booleanoptional
Some sources unreliablesome

Changes the text to say that some (rather than all) of the article's sources are unreliable

Default
false
Booleanoptional
IMDbimdb

Indicates that IMDb (not a reliable source, per [[WP:IMDB]]) is one of the article's sources

Default
false
Booleanoptional
Month and yeardate

Provides the month and year this was tagged; e.g., 'January 2018', but not 'jan18'

Auto value
{{subst:CURRENTMONTHNAME}} {{subst:CURRENTYEAR}}
Datesuggested

Redirects

The following templates redirect here:

  • {{unrel}}
  • {{Unreliable}}
  • {{Badsources}}
  • {{Reliable sources}}
  • {{Reliable-sources}}
  • {{Reliablesources}}
  • {{Unreliablesources}}

See also