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Evaluate Sources Video Tutorial
Schedule an appointment to get help with finding and evaluating Internet sources from the science librarian.
Select research consultation under type and Jennifer Long under preference of librarian on the form.
Find Internet Sources
Internet sources should be evaluated and used with caution since anyone can post information on the web.
Below are examples of credible websites for microbiology.
Scientific News Providers
It is important to evaluate all sources you find especially those on the Internet. The CRAAP Test is a list of questions to help you evaluate the information you find. Different criteria will be more or less important depending on your situation or need.
Download a PDF version of the CRAAP Test