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Reference Tools: Web Resource Evaluation

  • Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators -- Critical WWW evaluation information which includes surveys and sites to use for demonstrating critical evaluation
  • Librarian's Index to the Internet -- features dozens of high-quality websites carefully selected, described, and organized by a team of librarians. Topics include current events and issues, holidays and seasons, helpful tools for information users, human interest, and more.
  • The Spider's Apprentice -- purpose is to help you understand and use search engines. How do they work? Why do certain results come up frequently and others not at all? Which search engines are most useful and efficient? How can you improve your searches and find what you want more easily?