SIFT Information Evaluation Habits
Evaluating information is not easy and guidance is constantly being refined as online information continues to change.
One popular evaluation method often promoted is the CRAAP checklist. However, current research regarding evaluating information suggests that these types of checklists are often ineffective in practice, instead promoting lateral reading.
How exactly do you practice lateral reading? Use SIFT to help you remember habits for evaluating information:
Need specific tips about how to go about the IFT in SIFT? Check out the WAAC Information Evaluation Menu.