LLRX> Information Quality Resources 2022
Librarians, researchers, journalists, teachers, and students are continually confronted with what can be described as a kind of information miasma when using online sites, databases, resources, images, and social media. No sector or discipline is immune to misinformation, disinformation, hoaxes, lack of data quality, and biased research. This guide by Marcus Zillman highlights actionable resources to evaluate and identify online malfeasance, as well as sources to verify information and data quality that is critical to our professions. These two efforts often intersect and require vigilance and continuing education respective to effectively confront the challenges they present.