Evaluating Electronic Resources

Roberta F. Studwell

Ave Maria School of Law; Charlotte School of Law; Thomas M. Cooley Law School; University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

May 19, 1998

AALL Spectrum, Vol. 2, No. 10, July 1998

The sheer volume of legal information that is now available in electronic formats has made it more difficult to evaluate the quality of that information on a public website. The author suggests that we make our end-users more effective information users by having them follow a series of steps useful in evaluatinig the purpose, authority, objectivity, and accuracy of the information they locate on the web.

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Keywords: information evaluation, digital information, websites, information end-users

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Studwell, Roberta F., Evaluating Electronic Resources (May 19, 1998). AALL Spectrum, Vol. 2, No. 10, July 1998. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2087809

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Roberta F. Studwell (Contact Author)
Ave Maria School of Law ( email )
1025 Commons Circle
Naples, FL 34119
United States
Charlotte School of Law ( email )
Charlotte, NC
Thomas M. Cooley Law School ( email )
300 S. Capitol Avenue
P.O. Box 13038
Lansing, MI 48901
United States
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law ( email )
4505 South Maryland Parkway
Box 451003
Las Vegas, NV 89154
United States
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