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ENGWR 300 (Jacobsen)

ENGWR 300 (Jacobsen)

Choosing Websites on the Open Web

CRAP Text For Evaluating Websites

More Thoughts on Evaluating Websites

Think hard about what you find on the open web (what you track down through Google). Who wrote it? Why? Is the website up to date? Does the information measure up to what you are finding in books and articles? Use the lists below for ideas on how to evaluate this information for college research.

How Wikipedia Works

This video describes how Wikipedia works as an information resource. It offers advice on how college students can use Wikipedia, as well as why they will want to dig deeper.