Presentation Title

Caveat Lector: Recognizing Credible Sources Using Google

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Scarbrough 2

Type of Presentation

Individual paper/presentation (20 minute presentation)

Target Audience

Other

Abstract

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Presentation Description

Students can effectively use the Internet to increase their array of research selections, and students should not limit themselves to basic scholarly articles. To eliminate biases, students can freely search government, organizational, and commercial sites to complement their bibliographies. This presentation will supply a simple guideline I designed—Date, Audience, Credentials,Reviewed, Objective (DACRO)—that helps students determine the effectiveness and reliability of basic Internet articles.

Keywords

Research sources, Internet Sources, Google, Scholarly article, Government websites, Organizational websites, Commercial websites

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Presentation (Open Access)

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Caveat Lector: Recognizing Credible Sources Using Google

Scarbrough 2

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