Excellent INTERACTIVE tutorial created by UVM on evaluating web sources. Link to Tutorial
In this tutorial, you will learn about a standard evaluation criteria that will help you quickly and accurately evaluate information.
After completing this tutorial, you will have practiced using a standard evaluative criteria commonly employed by academic researchers.
What you will learn
After completing this tutorial, you will be able to:
What does it mean for a source to be credible? Why is it important to use these sources? How can you tell if a source is credible?
Watch this brief video created by NCSU Library on Evaluating Sources for Credibility.
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