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Evaluating Information: Home


Searching for information on the internet may seem an easy task because we now have access to millions of sources. However; the quality of your assignments will be directly related to the quality of the information you use.

Use CRAAP or TOPMAC-RU (for History) to evaluate the sources you find before you take notes.

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Fact or Opinion

How well can you tell factual from opinion statements?

Take this quiz.

Facts - information that is known or proven to be true.

Opinions - a viewpoint or judgment that has been formed and may not necessarily be based on facts or knowledge.