Information Literacy Research Method

Need to quickly determine if information is reliable and valid? Try the SIFT Method:

Caulfield, M. (2019, June 19). SIFT (The Four Moves). Hapgood. https://hapgood.us/2019/06/19/sift-the-four-moves/

Online Verification Skills Part 1  Introduction 

Online Verification Skills Part 2  Investigate the Source

Online Verification Skills Part 3  Finding the Original Source


Online Verification Skills Part 4  Look For Trusted Work  

What is reliable information? Take a look at the ethical standards of NPR journalists and refer to them as you are validating your source.

Here are some guidelines NPR uses for their VISUAL JOURNALISM that you can also apply to images you are validating.