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Criteria for Evaluating Web Documents


Authority


Accuracy


Audience/Agenda


Currency

**The above criteria apply not only to web sites but to print materials as well!


Consider the Source! Question Authority!


Evaluate these sites based on the selected criteria:

Authority Feline Reactions to Bearded Men

The Genomic Genie and Its Promise to Both Science and Society

Accuracy

DHMO Home Page

Use of Psychoactive Medication During Pregnancy and Possible Effects on the Fetus and Newborn (RE9866)

Audience/Agenda

BASINS Helps Solve the Watershed Puzzle

The Safety of Legal Abortion and the Hazards of Illegal Abortion

Currency

Organic Consumers Organization


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