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Information Literacy: Evaluating Internet sources

This guide introduces you to all teaching modules taught by Khalifa University Librarians to preparatory students.

What will I learn in this Module?

In this Module, you will learn the following:

  • Why do we need to be critical when we look at sources from the Internet?
  • How do we evaluate the content and webpage? Criteria we should work with.
  • What is the difference between information from the Internet and information we get through subscription databases?
  • Evaluating a website by following the evaluation criteria.

DON'T Panic...

Stay calm and follow the criteria to evaluate your sources!

Criteria for evaluation

Key areas