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Evaluating Internet Information


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About this guide

The information in this guide will help you learn to evaluate the Internet sources that you use for class and in your daily life. Click the tabs at the left of the page to find:

  • Basic checklists of things to look for when evaluating a source
  • Wikipedia: tips for using Wikipedia wisely and links to additional encyclopedias and reference sources
  • Finding quality websites: links to comprehensive sites that list web resources based on quality

Contact a librarian (see Help box below left) for assistance in finding quality materials for your research.