Criterior for Evaluating Web Resources*
- Authority: Who created the website content? Is it a personal blog? What about Wikipedia?
- Objectivity: It is important to consider author's goals and objectives. Websites vary from objective to biased
- Accuracy: Check facts and grammar
- Currency: What is the most recent date on the page?
- Coverage: Is it relevant to your topic? Is the information presented in a way that makes sense?
* Source: Cornell University Library website