Quality of Sources
The Quality of InformationPlease provide information on each of the categories below when examining the sources given to you. If the information is not available and cannot be inferred, write NA. Purpose Audience Authority Supplier Currency Accuracy Type of publication Primary or secondary Subjective or objective Quality of information (as relates to the information need) Does this source provide you with high-quality information? Usefulness of information (as relates to the information need) Does this source provide you with information that is useful in answering your queries? Burkhardt, Joanna M., Mary C. MacDonald, and Andrée J. Rathemacher. Teaching Information Literacy: 35 Practical, Standards-based Exercises for College Students. Chicago: American Library Association, 2003, p. 15 (Exercise 6).
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