Charlestown High School Library


Student Website Evaluation Form


Who owns the Web site?

Is it affiliated with an organization or institution or does an individual own the site?

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What is the purpose of the Web site?

Is it to entertain, persuade, educate, or sell? Explain:

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Who is the author of the information?

What is the author's expertise on the subject? Is the author's education, position or education provided? Is contact information for the author available?

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How recent is the information?

When was the Web site last updated?

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Is the information well written and grammatically correct?

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Does the site contain links to other sites that reflect a bias?

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Is the information meaningful and useful for your research? Explain:

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