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University of Washington Health Sciences Library

SOC W 522

Advanced Standing Preparation for Advanced Professional Practice. Library Resources.

Evaluating Web Search Results

The CRAAP Test [pdf] (California State University Chico)

  • Currency - recent, regulary updated
  • Relevance - on topic, intended audience
  • Authority - author and credentials identified
  • Accuracy - verifiable information, bias
  • Purpose - goal of the website/publisher

Website References

Persistent Identifiers - user perma.cc to help with link rot in your references. 

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