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Evaluating Electronic Resources

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

3 Pages Posted: 19 Jun 2012  

Roberta F. Studwell

Barry University - Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law

Date Written: May 19, 1998

Abstract

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.

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

Suggested Citation

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

Roberta F. Studwell (Contact Author)

Barry University - Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law ( email )

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Orlando, FL 32807
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321-206-5701 (Phone)

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