Review the following resources. Complete the tutorials: Evaluate Websites, and Beginner’s Guide to Business Research.
- Evaluating Websites Tutorials (from UNC) 2. Beginner’s Guide to Business Research Tutorial (from Baruch)
Using information from the above resources, answer the following topics in a one-page response: 1) What does it mean to evaluate websites? What criteria should a researcher use to judge websites? 2) What is the difference between the Internet and library resources such as subscription databases? When would you use the Internet? When would you use library resources? 3) What does high-quality information mean to you? 4) Please relate the information in these tutorials to your past knowledge. What have you heard before and what is new?