Searching + Evaluating resources on the internet

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Searching + Evaluating resources on the internet by Mind Map: Searching + Evaluating resources on the internet

1. The Internet: How Search Works

2. searching internet resources

2.1. Using Google Advanced Search

2.2. Google Scholar

2.3. Google has

3. Evaluating a resource

3.1. who said it?

3.1.1. who wrote it?

3.1.2. who paid for it?

3.1.3. where did the facts come from?

3.2. when was it said?

3.2.1. when was it written or updated?

3.3. How did they know?

3.3.1. does this information align with other sources?

3.3.2. is the information appropriate?

3.4. when to trash or trust a resource: Trust It or Trash It?

4. Questions to ask when evaluating a resouce

4.1. How current is it?

4.2. Is it reliable?

4.3. What is the resources purpose?

4.3.1. To inform?

4.3.2. to persuade?

4.3.3. to entertain?

4.4. Credibility

4.4.1. who produced / wrote the resource?

4.5. Is it credible?

5. easybib.com - a resource to evaluate online sites