With the enourmous amount of information at our finger tips, researchers often struggle with selecting the appropriate source.
Here are some activities to help your students understand how to properly evalaute a resource.
- Cinthya Ippoliti, “Evaluating Sources,” Help with Research. Information Literacy Tutorial. Maricopa Community College, n.d., http://www.pvc.maricopa.edu/researchhelp/evaluate.html.
- Evaluating Web Sites Tutorial, 2008, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_qR5lpnXBE&feature=youtube_gdata_player.
- Info Literacy 10. Evaluating Information Sources, 2008, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VvVhN3_ex
- Evaluating Web Sources, 2010, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xlqZSg5ER6A&feature=youtube_gdata_player._8&feature=youtube_gdata_player.