Video from Ohlone College demonstrates how to evaluate websites for use in academic research.
Authority – Site lists the author credentials and has a preferable domain (.gov, .edu).
Bias - Site provides accurate information with limited advertising and it is objective/not biased in presenting the information.
Currency – Site is current and updated regularly (as stated on the page) and the links (if any) are also up-to-date.
Design – Site is professional, easy to navigate and free from spelling/grammatical errors.