First, watch the video overview of evaluating information below.
Then, move to the next tab 3.a Evaluate by Specific Criteria, followed by 3b. Distinguish Between Popular/Scholarly Sources
Source: "Research 101: Credibility is Contextual" by Anna Eisen, is licensed under a Standard YouTube License.Learn about how credibility depends on many factors including the author, audience and purpose.
When information is so easy to find and create, it is absolutely crucial to evaluate the sources you have. Be critical and thoughtful about what you use!
Image Source: "Survey" by Mohamed Hassan is in the Public Domain, CC0