Questions to Ask Yourself
Finding information is hardly a challenge in the Google Age. Instead, the challenge is in filtering to efficiently arrive at what is worthwhile. In the book Blur: How to Know What's True in the Age of Information Overload by journalists Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel, they suggest asking yourself the following questions (32).
If you can answer these questions, you will certainly have a very good handle on the credibility and worthiness of whether to include it.
Kovach, Bill, and Rosenstiel, Tom. Blur : How to Know What's True in the Age of Information Overload. Bloomsbury, 2011.
Analyzing the Authority of Website
Determine who bears the most responsibility for the information.
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