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Fake News: Promoting Online Civic Reasoning and Media Literacy: Research

This guide was originally created for a CTLT Summer Faculty Fellows Workshop, June 12, 2017. Nate Carpenter, Steve Hunt, Sharon Van Der Laan, workshop facilitators.

Source: ALA Public Programs Office. Fake News: A Library Resource Round-Up

Tom Nichols: The Death of Expertise

PBS Newshour. (2017, April 14). The problem with thinking you know more than the experts. [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/problem-thinking-know-experts/.

Web Literacy for Student Fact-Checkers

Caulfield, M. (2017). Web Literacy for Student Fact-Checkers. Retrieved from https://d1e2bohyu2u2w9.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/tlr-asset/web-literacy-for-student-fact-checkers.pdf.

Source: Silverman, C. (2016, November 16).  This Analysis Shows How Viral Fake Election News Stories Outperformed Real News On Facebook. Retrieved from https://www.buzzfeed.com/craigsilverman/viral-fake-election-news-outperformed-real-news-on-facebook?utm_term=.qxKB0K0eg#.ukV5ogoND.

Research: Reports, Articles & Experts