Unlike information found in library databases, information on the Internet is not filtered for quality. You must evaluate the information you find. Always remember that anyone can publish information online! College level research requires quality information sources that meet the “CRAP” criteria:
Purpose/Point of View
The best research efforts require critical evaluation of resources!
Source: CRAP test originally developed by Molly Beestrum, Dominican University, and adapted in 2008 by LOEX Wiki http://loex2008collaborate.pbworks.com/w/page/18686701/The%20CRAP%20Test