Presentation on theme: "The ABC’s of webpage evaluation Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Library."— Presentation transcript:
The ABC’s of webpage evaluation Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Library
Authority/Accuracy Who wrote the page? What are their credentials? What is the purpose of the page? Check the domain. Is the author of the site different from the webmaster?
Bias Are the opinions expressed those of the author? Is the site a mask for advertising? What is the goal of the page? Is there a balanced presentation of the material? Is the material based on research or on opinion?
Currency/Coverage When was the site last updated? Do all the links work? Do the links connect to other relevant sites? Are the relevant sites current?
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Sites for consideration http://www.fvza.org/index.html http://www.bigredhair.com/boilerplate/ http://descy.50megs.com/akcj3/bmd.html