Mt. SAC LIBRARY : EVALUATING WEBSITES WORKSHOP

Use the following websites when completing the activities in the Evaluating Websites workshop.

1- Search the Encyclopedia of Philosophy for information on John Locke and evaluate the site using the criteria presented in the workshop:

Encyclopedia of Philosophy




2 - Using one of the topics below and the workshop table compare the two websites and determine which is more useful and credible:

The Sixties:

Website # 1: Flower Power

Website # 2: The Psychedelic ‘60s

Climate Change:

Website # 1: Climate Change Myths

Website # 2: Climate Change




3 - Choose one of the websites below and complete the table on the worksheet to determine if the site is credible for a college level assignment

Video games help patients
Benefits of sleep
Anti-smoking essays


Alternative sites:

Tree octopus website  
Dog Island
Ova Prima Foundation
Boilerplate
DHMO Research Division