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Evaluating Websites & Internet Sources: Home

Use this guide to help find the best web sites and learn how to find out which sites might not be for you.

What is this Guide for?

This guide provides tools and tips for identifying credible websites and other Internet sources to use for research

Library Help

WE ARE HERE TO HELP

 THE LIBRARY WILL BE OPERATING SEMI-REMOTELY AS OF JULY 6

MASKS REQUIRED

Hours: Monday - Wednesday 9 am - 4 pm

Staff are working remotely on Thursdays

The libraries are closed Friday - Saturday


For more information, see our remote operations guide

Feel free to reach out to an SVC Librarian:

  • via emailmv.library@skagit.edu
  • via phone: 360-416-7847
  • Ask a Librarian:  24/7 Chat with a librarian service (not always an SVC librarian)
  • Request a Zoom appointment with a librarian

For circulation questions: library.circulation@skagit.edu

The CRAP test for websites

From Columbus State Library: https://library.cscc.edu

The SIFT Checklist for Evaluating Digital Content

from Wayne State University Libraries/ This SIFT video was adapted from "Check, Please!" (Caulfield). The canonical version of this course exists at [http://lessons.checkplease.cc]

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