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How good are you at evaluating sources?

Demonstration

Guide to Evaluating Sources

ATLs addressed when evaluating sources:

Information Literacy Skills

  • Collect, record and verify data

  • Access information to be informed and inform others

  • Evaluate and select information sources and digital tools based on their appropriateness to specific tasks

  • Create references and citations, use footnotes/endnotes and construct a bibliography according to recognized conventions

  • Identify primary and secondary sources

Diagram about how to assess the reliability of a resource