Mildred & Louis Resnick Library

Information Evaluation

1. Web Source Evaluation

A. Examples from Google

B. Example from New Mexico State University:
"The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly"

C. Other Examples:
-Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools - Cornell
-Evaluating Web Pages - UC Berkeley
-Evaluation Checklist - UC Berkeley

D. Sites to evaluate:
The Onion

Male Pregnancy

Tree Octopus

The King Center

2. Searching the Web - methods (through SUNY Delhi)
A. Yahoo - (Search Engine)
B. Google - (Search Engine)
C. Ask.com - (Search Engine)

3. Citing Your Sources

4. Plagiarism