With the Internet and the exponential growth of the information available, the need for information assessment becomes a critical issue. Nowadays anyone can publish contents online very easily without any review or previous approval. This demands from the readers extra critical thinking and analysis of content.
Hereby you can find some tips on how to be more more effective in this critical analysis of Internet sources. It should include two perspectives: analysis of reliability and analysis of relevance:
"On the Internet, nobody knows you're a dog."
Cartoon by Peter Steiner. 1993. "On the internet, nobody knowsyou’re a dog."The New Yorker, July 5th, 61. New York: Condé Nast Publications.http://archives.newyorker.com/?i=1993-07-05#folio=060.
At the library's website you will find only quality and reliable information resources.
Since the final result of you assignments will depend on the quality of the information you select, please ensure that you choose the most reliable and relevant sources.