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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.

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

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SPRING QUARTER HOURS

MOUNT VERNON Campus Library Hours:

On-campus & remote: M & Th  9 am - 4 pm
On-campus & remote: Tu & W  9 am - 7 pm
On-campus & remote: Friday 9 am - 12 pm

WHIDBEY ISLAND Campus Library Hours:

On-campus & remote: M,W,Th 9 am - 4 pm / Tu 9 am - 6 pm
Remote only: Friday 9 am - 12 pm

The libraries are closed Friday - Saturday


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The SVC Libraries on the Mount Vernon and Whidbey Island campuses will continue to provide resource distribution to all students and visitors.

Unvaccinated students who have not applied for an exemption can come to the libraries to check out resources, but may not access any other library spaces.

Campus Covid-19 Information

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). This course exists at [http://lessons.checkplease.cc]

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