Criteria for Evaluating Fake News Stories
Incorporating accurate information from reliable sources is very important when researching for your assignment. Beware of fake news sites, "alternative facts", information on the web lacking sufficient documentation, and rumor.
Need To Know How To Identify A FAKE NEWS SITE? Look at this resource from Indiana University East,
Ten Ways To Identify A Fake News Site - Tips From EasyBib
How To Identify Fake News Sites - More Tips From EasyBib
Need Help Assessing The Validity Of Websites? Check Out This Site From Professor Zimdar, from Merrimack College.
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