Search the UMD Libraries website:
Sunday, November 23, 2014
McKeldin Begin 24 Hours at 11am

Art

CLOSED
Architecture 02:00PM - 08:00PM
Chemistry
12:00PM - 10:00PM
EPSL 12:00PM - 11:00PM
Media Services

in Hornbake

01:00PM - 10:00PM
Special Collections

in Hornbake

01:00PM - 06:00PM
MSPAL 01:00PM - 11:00PM
Shady Grove See here for hours

Evaluating Online Articles: A Checklist

A checklist has been created to help you evaluate online articles for Authority, Publication, Purpose, Content, and Accuracy. Use it to determine whether or not a particular article should be considered as a source of information for a paper or project. 

By using the checklist linked below, you will be able to evaluate an article, as well as learn why these different aspects are things that should be considered when trying to figure out whether an article is a scholarly source or not. Fill it out on the computer, print it, then turn it in to your instructor, or keep it for your own use. Alternately you may print a copy and write your answers in.

Click here for the checklist