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Redlands College Library: Evaluating Information

Middle & Senior School Resources

How to Evaluate a Wikipedia Article

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Wikipedia: Beneath the Surface

This 6 minute YouTube video published by Libncsu explains what Wikipedia is, how Wikis are created and what you need to remember when reading information on Wikipedia.

How to Spot Fake News

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Evaluating Information

This 3 minute YouTube video by the University of South Australia explains how you can use the C.R.A.A.P test to evaluate information from books, articles and websites. 

Evaluating Websites

This 2 minute YouTube video by Gulf Coast State Library explains how you can use the C.R.A.A.P test to evaluate websites.

Fake News - Information literacy problem or Technology problem?