Posted by: bluesyemre | February 22, 2013

Evaluating Strategies for Evaluating Sources

Many faculty members in the library and beyond strive to help students learn to evaluate the information sources they use, whether in print, or on websites, or presented as images, audio, or video. Evaluating sources is a core competency of information literacy, and is highlighted by the Association of College and Research Libraries in ACRL Information Literacy Standard 3:

  • The information literate student evaluates information and its sources critically and incorporates selected information into his or her knowledge base and value system.

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