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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



MOUNT VERNON Campus Library Hours:

On-campus & remote: M -Th  9 am - 4 pm

WHIDBEY ISLAND Campus Library Hours:

On-campus & remote: M -Th 9 am - 5 pm 

The libraries are closed Friday - Sunday

For more information, see our:

Campus Covid-19 Information

The CRAP test for websites

From Columbus State Library:

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 []

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