Evaluating Information Found on the Internet


Subject:
information evaluation , information assessment , criteria , critical thinking , Internet.

Description:
Guide for researchers examines issues of evaluating authorship, publishing body, point of view or bias, referral to other sources, verifiability, and currency. Discusses "the criteria by which scholars in most fields evaluate print information, and shows how the same criteria can be used to assess information found on the Internet."

Creator:
Kirk, Elizabeth E.

Publisher:
The Sheridan Libraries, Johns Hopkins University

Language:
English

Source:
http://guides.library.jhu.edu/evaluatinginformation


PID= res:ipl-12706