The News is Everywhere: How to Spot the Good, the Bad, and the Make Believe
Information is everywhere, and it can be hard to keep up with, let alone, ensure the news you are receiving is accurate. This guide is designed to encourage readers to examine the information they receive and feel empowered to determine its validity.
From the Association for College and Research Libraries (ACRL), a division of the American Library Association. This is an in-depth look at the factors that go into discerning the reliability of a claim.
First Draft is dedicated to improving skills and standards in the reporting and sharing of information that emerges online
We provide practical and ethical guidance in how to find, verify and publish content sourced from the social web. The focus of our work includes:
Misattributed and manipulated images that circulate widely online
Eyewitness photographs and videos captured at the scene of a news event
Claims and content shared on social media and on private messaging apps
Hoaxes and fake stories generated for financial or political gain