You can evaluate any source using the 5 W's:
- Who: ...wrote it? Are they an expert?
- What: ...is the purpose of this resource?
- Where: ...was this information published? ...does the information come from?
- When: ...was this published or last updated?
- Why: ...is this resource useful? ...is this resource better than other ones?
The Evaluating Information guide covers lateral reading, fact-checking, how to Google like a pro, and more.