These sites can help you evaluate the accuracy, reliability, and currency of information in general, and Internet information in particular.
When you search for information, you're going to find lots of it . . . but is it good information? You will have to determine that for yourself, and the CRAAP Test can help. The CRAAP Test is a list of questions to help you evaluate the information you find. Different criteria will be more or less important depending on your situation or need.
Key: An asterisk (*) indicates that criterion is for Web sources only
Currency: The timeliness of the information.
Relevance: The importance of the information for your needs.
Authority: The source of the information.
Accuracy: The reliability, truthfulness, and correctness of the informational content.
Purpose: The reason the information exists.
Adapted from The CRAAP Test by Sarah Blakeslee at Chico State's Meriam Library.