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Evaluating Websites: Accuracy

Are the facts in the website accurate?


 v  Can the site's information be verified elsewhere, maybe in a print source? 


  v  Is any bibliography given as proof of research?



   v  Question the information - don't take at face value.   

Click on the picture to check out this website.  

   How do you know the information on this site is accurate?   Hint--What is the peer review status?  Is this site accredited?

To see how some websites get it wrong see Amy

Also, see how getting inacurate information can be downright dangerous: Internet child health advice 'wrong'.


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