Q. Is this a credible source?


To check websites for credibility, use the questions below:

Not sure whether you should use that source for your assignment?

EVAL-uate it!


Woman Scientist EXPERTISE

 Is the author identified?

 What are the author's qualifications?
Balanced scales

 Is the page free of advertisements?

 Is the information free of unreasonable bias?

 Is the information presented without motives or an agenda?
Bullseye on Dartboard  ACCURACY

 Can you confirm the information in other sources?

 Does the author include a reference list or bibliography?
Long scroll

 Is the article long enough?

 Is the article mostly text, or are there a lot of images?


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  • Last Updated Jan 30, 2018
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