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Reliable Media Sources

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  2. 2. R evant & R i abl e M a el el edi Sour ces: Eval uat i ng W Si t es eb W t h i nf or m i on t aken i at di r ect l y f r omht t p://w w i br ar y.i l l i noi s.edu/ w .l ugl /how /w doi ebeval .ht m l
  3. 3. A Shor t Vi deo: C A P RAww w .yout ube.com at ch?v=EyM /w T08m 7D D s
  4. 4. H di d you f i nd t he page? ow• W i t f ound vi a a sear ch conduct ed as t hr ough a sear ch engi ne? U i ke l i br ar y nl dat abases, t he accur acy and/or qual i t y of i nf or m i on l ocat ed vi a a sear ch at engi ne w l l var y gr eat l y. Look car ef ul l y! i• W i t r ecom ended by a f acul t y m ber as m em or anot her r el i abl e sour ce? G ener al l y, an i ndi cat or of r el i abi l i t y.• W i t ci t ed i n a schol ar l y or cr edi bl e as sour ce? G ener al l y, an i ndi cat or of r el i abi l i t y.• W i t a l i nk f r om a r eput abl e si t e? as G ener al l y, an i ndi cat or of r el i abi l i t y.
  5. 5. What i s t he si t es dom n? ai• or g : An advocacy w si t e, such as a not - eb f or -pr of i t or gani zat i on.• .com: A busi ness or com er ci al si t e. m• .net : A si t e f r om a net w k or gani zat i on or or an I nt er net ser vi ce pr ovi der .• .edu : A si t e af f i l i at ed w t h a hi gher i educat i on i nst i t ut i on.• .gov: A f eder al gover nm ent si t e.• .i l .us :A st at e gover nm ent si t e, t hi s may al so i ncl ude publ i c school s and com uni t y m col l eges.
  6. 6. What i s t he aut hor i t y of t he page?• I s t he aut hor s nam vi si bl e? D e oes t he aut hor have an af f i l i at i on w t h an i or gani zat i on or i nst i t ut i on?• D oes t he aut hor l i st hi s or her cr edent i al s? Ar e t hey r el evant t o t he i nf or m i on pr esent ed? at• I s t her e a m l i ng addr ess or ai t el ephone num ber i ncl uded, as w l as el an e-m l addr ess? ai
  7. 7. I s t he i nf or m i on accur at e and at obj ect i ve?• H accur at e i s t he i nf or m i on ow at pr esent ed? Ar e sour ces of f act ual i nf or m i on or st at i st i cs ci t ed? I s at t her e a bi bl i ogr aphy i ncl uded?• D oes t he page exhi bi t a par t i cul ar poi nt of vi ew or bi as?• I s t he si t e obj ect i ve? I s t her e a r eason t he si t e i s pr esent i ng a par t i cul ar poi nt of vi ew on a t opi c?• D oes t he page cont ai n adver t i si ng? Thi s m im ay pact t he cont ent of t he i nf or m i on i ncl uded. Look car ef ul l y t o at see i f t her e i s a r el at i onshi p bet w een t he adver t i si ng and t he cont ent , or
  8. 8. I s t he page cur r ent ?• I s t he i nf or m i on pr ovi ded at cur r ent ?•W hen w t he page cr eat ed? as• Ar e dat es i ncl uded f or t he l ast updat e or m f i cat i on of t he odi page?• Ar e t he l i nks cur r ent and f unct i onal ?
  9. 9. Does t he page f unct i on w l ? el• I s t he si t e easy t o navi gat e? Ar e opt i ons t o r et ur n t o t he hom page, t ops of pages, et c., e pr ovi ded?• I s t he si t e sear chabl e?•D oes t he si t e i ncl ude a si t e m or i ndex? ap
  10. 10. Si t es t hat ar e of f -l i m t s iQ & A Si t es – N about .com or yahoo answ s (or o er anyt hi ng of t he sor t )W ki pedi a! i – Thi s i s a good st ar t i ng poi nt t o gat her gener al i nf or m i on on a at t opi c BU shoul d N T EVER be ci t ed i n an academ c paper i

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