Be critical of the contents and the source of any results you obtain from the Web.
Anyone can publish a web page. Some things to look for include:
|Accuracy||Is there information for an author or insititution?|
|What are the author's credentials? Is the author qualified to write this document?|
|Objectivity||Are there opinions expressed by the author? Any advertisements?|
|Currency||When was this produced? When was it last updated?|
|Coverage||Any broken links? Is the information cited properly?|
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