IRIS 42: Information and Research Instruction Suite for two-year colleges

Evaluating Information Examine every aspect is a graphical representation of information included in the text of the pageEvaluating Information:
Examine Every A.S.P.E.C.T.

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The next few pages will explore six criteria useful for evaluating sources. To make it easy for you to remember these criteria, we're giving you the A.S.P.E.C.T. system:

A: Authority

S: Sources

P: Purpose

E: Evenness

C: Coverage

T: Timeliness

The next few pages will look at each of these in depth.

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