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OBHR 3P42: Organizational Structure and Redesign

Evaluating Internet Sources With RADAR

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Adapted from Mandalios, J. (2013). RADAR: An approach for helping students evaluate Internet sources. Journal of Information Science, 39(4), 470-478. 

Evaluating Sources with RADAR (video tutorial)