Evaluating Internet Sources

1) Introduction 2) Authority 3) Purpose
Welcome to Part 1 of this video series on Evaluating Internet Sources. This video will focus on the criteria of authority. This video will focus on the criteria of purpose.

4) Relevance and Coverage 5) Timeliness 6) Accuracy
Parts 2 and 3 of this video series focused on the authority and purpose behind an online resource. This video will focus on the website evaluation criteria of relevance and coverage. This video will focus on timeliness. Timeliness refers to when the information you are finding was written or published, in relation to how current you need your information sources to be. This video will focus on accuracy. Timeliness can be, but isn’t always, directly related to accuracy. Accurate resources may or may not be up-to-the-minute current, but they must contain factual information, with as little bias as possible.

7) Website Design (1) 8) Website Design (2)
This video and the next will focus on website design, and will include an overview of all of the other evaluation criteria we have previously discussed in this video series. Welcome to Part 8 of this video series on Evaluating Internet Sources. In this video, I will wrap up my discussion of website design.