Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University
Wednesday August 27, 2014

Library Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Eastern Michigan University Library

Criteria for Evaluating Resources - A3BCD

Criteria for Evaluating Resources - Accuracy

  • Are the sources of facts documented?
  • Are there links to the documented sources?
    • Are the links relevant?
    • Do the links work or are they "broken"?
  • Can you corroborate the facts, either using Internet sources or using library resources, e.g., reference materials or indexing publications?
  • Has the author put in the effort to use good grammar and correct spelling?

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