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SUS 200 / 231 - Environment Science...

This guide provides information resources to support the Environment Science class and assignments.

Evaluating Websites

Evaluating the quality and authority of a website can be challenging.  Here are a couple of resources that identify criteria and questions that you can impose upon a website in trying to ascertain its authorship, authority, and reliability.

Evaluating Web Pages:Techniques to Apply & Questions to Ask  (University of California, Berkeley)

This guide centers around 5 key questions with various subquestions and critieria for each question.


Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools (Cornell University)

This resource identifies useful guidelines in assessing a website and also identifies several sets of criteria from other select sources.

Searching for journal articles when you have a citation

Guidelines for Writing a Bibliographic Annotation