Web Literacy for Student Fact Checkers
Four Moves and a Habit
Why This Book?
Building a Fact-Checking Habit by Checking Your Emotions
Look for Previous Work
How to Use Previous Work
Go Upstream to Find the Source
Identifying Sponsored Content
Activity: Spot Sponsored Content
Tracking the Source of Viral Content
Tracking the Source of Viral Photos
Using Google Reverse Image Search
Filtering by Time and Place to Find the Original
Activity: Trace Viral Photos Upstream
What “Reading Laterally” Means
Evaluating a Website or Publication’s Authority
Basic Techniques: Domain Searches, WHOIS
Activity: Evaluate a Site
Stupid Journal Tricks
Finding a Journal’s Impact Factor
by Michael A. Caulfield
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