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Questions to Ask
When choosing a resource or website, use your critical thinking skills and the 5 Ws.
Who wrote this?
What is the purpose of the resource?
When was the resource published?
Where is the information from?
Why is this resource reliable?
Basically, this is another version of the CRAAP test (in a different order) which questions:
- authority and
IFLA infographic based on FactCheck.org’s 2016 article "How to Spot Fake News"