FS 116

Instructor: Joan Wry

Librarian: Marilyn Scoville

Reference Universe
Search print and online encyclopedias and dictionaries at SMC     

Credo Reference
Search online encyclopedias and dictionaries

  • Evaluate and selectively choose resources with criteria:

Timeliness: is the information current?, updated? historical perspective?

Authority: who is the author; who is responsible for the website?

Accuracy:  compare the facts with other sources

Purpose: who is the intended audience

Intended audience: high school, college, graduate level?