Evaluating Websites


As more and more research is found on the internet, it is important to approach sources critically. How do you know if a site is useful, reliable, and provides valuable information? The links gathered here can help you before your search. Understanding what makes a web site trustworthy is a vital skill for all writers.

Evaluating Sources (Bedford/St.Martin's)

  • Evaluating Internet Resources (Georgetown University Library)
  • Evaluating Online Sources (Excelsior Online Writing Lab)
  • Evaluating Digital Sources (Purdue OWL)