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2017 Sept. Digital Update: Fostering Skepticism: Home

Objective: To Have our Students Become Information Skeptics

Learn about News Sources:

  • Access to the New York Times -- a reliable source that provides high quality news  (Full-access availability to all with an OPRFHS email.)
  • Tips for spotting fake sites and sites to help spot fake news.
  • Pointers on "What Fake News Isn't"

Learn about Websites:

  • Some bogus sites
  • Website evaluation
  • WebPath Express, a feature of the library's catalog

Learn about Databases:

  • Gale database collection (and the citation function)
  • Scholarly databases
  • OED and CQ Researcher
  • Reference eBooks

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                Louise Brueggemann