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Evaluating Information Sources

Learn how to evaluate and critique information sources.

What is Fake News?

According to the Collins Dictionary, fake news is "false, often sensational, information disseminated under the guise of news reporting."

See Collins English Dictionary. HarperCollins Publishers.

What Makes a News Story Fake?

Finding News Sources in the Library

Fact Checking Sites

 Use these sites to check news stories, claims, and alternate sides of a story.

How To Spot Fake News - from FactCheck.org