Subjects:
Library and Information Science
Material Type:
Interactive, Learning Task
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License:
Creative Commons Attribution
Language:
English

Education Standards

Evaluating Sources Tutorial

Evaluating Sources Tutorial

Overview

An interactive tutorial, created with LibWizard by UW-EauClaire McIntyre Library.  Students practice evaluation of sources with real-world examples by assessing relevance, credibility, purpose and audience.  They learn to avoid misinformation with fact-checking techniques (like reading laterally) and to consider authority critically.
ACRL frames: Authority Is Constructed and Contextual, Searching as Strategic Exploration