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Library Research Tutorial for AU Scholars: 4a) Authority / Accuracy

Evaluating Information: Authority

Evaluating Information: Accuracy

Authority & Accuracy

Explore the image below -- mouseover the targets to learn more about evaluating the authority and accuracy of information. This example uses a website, but the techniques can be applied to any source (e.g scholarly and popular articles, books, newspapers, trade publications, etc.).

"Amazing Facts." The Cleaner Earth Project. The Cleaner Earth Project, n.d. Web. 23 Jan. 2013.