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Almeida: Reliable News Sources: Selecting and Citing: Home

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Reliable News Sources & Images: How to Locate and Cite

1. Preparation:  Create Noodletools Project

2. Determining Reliability: Authority and Bias of New Sources

from: Digital Literacy

Quick Check!

News articles:  Allsides

Images: Tin Eye: Reverse image Search

LSA Fake News & Fact Checking Guide

3. Advanced Searching Techniques: News, Art: photographs, art, tables and graphs

4.  Saving Search Results to Noodletools and Printing/Exporting Sources to Google Docs - Works Cited

21st CENTURY STUDENT EXPECTATIONS: CROSS CHECKING SOURCES & FACTS

I. Cross Check Accuracy with Several Premier News Sources

 

2021: Six Most Reliable News Sources 

                                               

                                          *Must register                                                                   *Use LSA Database                       *Aim for Interview Transcripts

 

   

[list provided by URI's Assoc. Professors Kendall Moore and John Pantalone during their presentation "Supporting Patrons in a Fake News World," February 2017]

 

II. Be Aware of Degree of Political Bias of Any/All Media Source(s)!

Click on this Interactive Chart to investigate degree of Political Bias by Media Agencies

Chart created by: Ad Fonts Media, LLC

 ? Left    Center    Right ?: Search Allsides.com to avoid Bias !

Origin of Photos/Images: Tineye: Reverse Image Searching

YOU ARE THE DETECTIVE! SEARCH NEWS MEDIA SOURCE, AUTHOR/BYLINE!

"Google"  Source Creators and Publishers

"Author's Name"

"New Source/Organization's Name"

"Name of Interviewees"

SAMPLE: GLOBAL WARMING THEME

PURDUE OWL (Online Writing Lab) - Online Citation Help

TOOLBOX & ASSIGNMENT: REMINDER RE: LOGIN FOR REMOTE DATABASE SEARCH

Remote Login for E-Sources Reminder (if off-campus)

After logging in to Blackbaud: Locate and Click on Resources->Library Title

NEWS SOURCES

DATABASE SOURCES - NEED REMOTE LOGIN!

WEB SOURCES - MAY HAVE TO REGISTER TO ACCESS

IMAGES, CAPTIONS, & CITATIONS

DATABASE SOURCES - NEED REMOTE LOGIN!

WEBSOURCES: