This web site was developed to help Internet users evaluate Internet web pages.
At the end of this virtual tutorial you will be able to :

  • Evaluate Internet resources using the following criteria :
    • Author
    • Audience
    • Scholarship
    • Bias
    • Currency
    • Links

  • Determine if the web site meets your needs and standards of quality
  • Apply what you have learned to evaluate all material, whether the format is electronic, print, nonprint, etc.

Have fun! And if you have any questions or need assistance please contact
Carol Anne Germain - cgermain@uamail.albany.edu

Written by Carol Anne Germain and Laura Horn
University Libraries, University at Albany

Created January 2001; Last Revised January 2007

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