Mar 11, 2013 ... How do I know if a source is credible? ... decades old and still contain accurate
information, sources on information technologies, or other areas ...
www.edb.utexas.edu/petrosino/Legacy_Cycle/mf_jm/Challenge 1/website reliable.pdf
information sources – and it also contains some very unreliable, biased sources
... of each website you use, whether it's for a class assignment or your personal ...
Students often uncritically accept information they see in print or on the internet.
Students should be encouraged to carefully evaluate sources found on the ...
Anyone can put any information on the Web, and sometimes information looks
more credible at first ... One smart way to use the Web is to begin with sources
you know are credible. ... If there is no author, think twice before using the source.
Developing a keen sense of the credibility of sources, based on such clues as ...
familiar with various types of Web resources and the reliability of the information.
... If the information is not backed up with sources, what is the author's ... What do
you know about, or what can you find out about, the reputation of the periodical...
Deciding Whether a Source is Reliable ... Many sources of information about
DES are available. Knowing if the information can be trusted can be difficult.
SUMMARY: When looking at any source, the key questions to ask yourself are 1.
who is writing this, and 2. why? ... Who is providing the information? What do you
... the above criteria. It helps you determine whether or not a website is credible.
Was it recommended by a faculty member or another reliable source? ... This is
both an indicator of the timeliness of the information and whether or not the page
This means that the sources you reference need to be credible and authoritative.
How do you know that your sources are of value? ... If you have doubts about an
on-line source, you can discuss it with your instructor or TA and you can elect ...
How do you determine if a source is credible? You can evaluate the reliability
and scholarship of information you find both online and in print by using these ...