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Nursing Undergraduate Student Library Research Guide--RUL: Evaluating health information on the Web

Information to support undergraduate students as they become proficient users of library resources and services

Evaluation guides

Health information evaluation guides

MedlinePlus Guide to Health Web Surfing (National Library of Medicine)
Concise list of evaluation points with health related examples.

MedlinePlus Portal to Health Information Evaluation Sources
Includes a tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, guides from the National Institutes of Health agencies, as well as guides to accurate health information on specific diseases.

A User's Guide to Finding and Evaluating Health Information on the Web (Medical Library Association)
Authoritative advice from librarians who search for reliable web based information every day. Guide includes effective use of search engines, evaluation points for web sites and four annotated lists of important sites for consumer health, cancer, diabetes, and heart disease.

Life Sciences Librarian

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Ann Vreeland Watkins
Contact:
John Cotton Dana Library
185 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
ann.watkins@rutgers.edu
(973) 353-3809