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Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (22:355:102): Evaluate Sources

This page supports research instruction for English 102 using the novel Frankenstein.

(a) Is the article scholarly?

Quick Guides to Information Quality

Searching and Evaluating the Internet

Evaluate Web Pages (Widener University)

Tate and Alexander, librarians at Widener University, were pioneers in the art of formal Web page evaluation. They advocated five basic criteria (accuracy, authority, objectivity, coverage, currency) with variations in approach for different types of Web pages. This is an updated version of their work.

Evaluating Websites (University of Maryland University College)

Presents an excellent checklist of criteria and questions relevant to Web page evaluation.

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