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GLBC 1200 - Gleich Honors: Learning Service

Quoting from the Internet

Satiric quote from Abraham Lincoln about quoting from the Internet: "The thing about quotes form the interne is that it's hard to verify their authenticity."

Google search for Cheyenne River Reservation

This search finds websites from various organizations. What can you tell about the sites from their URLs?

U.S. Census Bureau

Finding information about a place including it's population, age and sex, race and Hispanic origin, housing, families & living arrangements, computer & internet use, education, health, economy, businesses, and more.

A search for Cheyenne River Reservation finds this entry:

From this site, it is possible to build comparison tables. This table compares population demographics for St. Louis, Missouri and Dewey and Zieback counties in South Dakota -- the 2 counties that encompass most of the Cheyenne River Reservation. It also shows comparative data for the states of Missouri and South Dakota and for the entire United States.

U.S. Census data may be incomplete

"Building Stronger Native Communities Through Data." States News Service, 25 Feb. 2016. Gale OneFile: News.
https://go-gale-com.library3.webster.edu/ps/i.do?p=STND&u=edenweb_main&id=GALE|A444269847&v=2.1&it=r&sid=bookmark-STND&asid=3790d0da

Places and organizations of interest

Cheyenne River Reservation

Ecuador

St. Louis, Missouri

Organizations

CRAAP test

Is this a good website?  Use these criteria to evaluate printed materials as well!

CRAAP test

This acronym was coined by Sarah Blakeslee at Meriam Library at California State University.