info literacy

Free resources for students and teachers: 


The COR Curriculum, developed by the Digital Inquiry Group / Stanford University, provides free lessons and assessments to teach students to evaluate online information. 

In 10 entertaining episodes, John Green explains how to navigate online information. 


Check out this analysis of the reliability of popular media. Sources used for factual research should be towards the top center of the media bias chart. 

NOTE: this chart - which is available to view online - rates popular media (news sources, blogs, and other websites). It does not include academic journals, which are typically found in subscription services.