Evaluate your website by filling out the web evaluation worksheet. Within your group discuss if your site is appropriate for college level research on the music in the film Jaws. Be prepared to give a short overview of your site and why or why not you would recommend its use.
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Strategy: In a book, look towards the front for the publication year or copyright date. For an article, look at the top or bottom for a date. For a website, look at the top or bottom of the webpage.
Strategy: Do a Google search for the author's name and analyze the results.
Strategy: Search for an article, book, or website on the same topic and compare the information in both sources.
Strategy: Look at the content. Do you feel that it provides enough information and will be helpful for your topic?
Strategy: Read the text. Does it seem like the content simply conveys information, or is it trying to persuade?