Evaluate Your Source

  1. Is it clear who has written the information?
  2. Is the purpose of the site clear?
  3. Does the site achieve its purpose?
  4. Is the site relevant to me?
  5. Can the information be checked?
  6. Do other sources verify the information?
  7. When was the site produced?
  8. Is the information biased in any way?
  9. Does the site tell you about choices open to you?
  10. Is the information current? Check for the “last updated” date by typing javascript:alert(document.lastModified) in the address line of your browser (where you usually type a URL).