Fake News is in the news these days.
No matter where you are, this term is getting tossed around, left and right, back and forth. Being a library, we believe it an important responsibility to provide resources to help evaluate the abundance of information everyone wades through on a daily basis. It is one of the important services libraries offer their physical and digital communities.
Articles about evaluating Information
What Is Disinformation from Digital Literacy
Code of Ethics from The Society of Professional Journalists’
Evaluating Resources from the University of California – Berkeley Library
How Americans Encounter, Recall and Act Upon Digital News A Pew Research
Resolution on Access to Accurate Information from the American Library Association
6 tips to debunk fake news stories by yourself from the Poynter Institute, a school of Journalism