Evaluate news

Use the resources here to help evaluate information you find online, or ask a reference librarian for help. We evaluate every source we use when assisting library users, and we're happy to share our expertise so you can evaluate sources on your own.



FactCheck.org - This website is run by the nonprofit Annenberg Public Policy Center, and focuses on fact-checking political news.

Politifact - This Pulitzer Prize-winning independent website focuses on fact-checking American politics.

Snopes.com - This fact-checking website covers a wide variety of topics, including current news, politics, and urban legends.