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Is it CURRENT?
Is it RELIABLE?
Are references provided? Is the information objective or biased? Is it opinion based?
Who is the AUTHORITY?
Who is the author? What are their credentials? Who is the publisher or organization behind the resource?
What is the PURPOSE/POINT OF VIEW?
What is the purpose of the information? Is it to inform, entertain, persuade, or sell you something? Are there political, religious, cultural, or other biases? Who is the intended audience?